William McCann to George Marcum, 1833

Transcribed by Robert McCann at mccannra@hotmail.com
© October 5, 2007

WILLIAM McCANN to GEORGE MARCUM ~ DEED ~ 200 acres on Trammel Creek. deed book ?, page 48

This Indenture made the second of February in the year of our Lord Eighteen hundred & thirty three between William McCann of the State of Tennessee & County of Davidson of the one part and George Marcum of the State of Kentucky, Simpson County of the other part witnesseth that said William McCann for & in consideration of the sum of three hundred Dollars to him in hand paid, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged. Have bargained & sold & by these presents doth bargain sell & confirm unto the said Marcum, his heirs Executors & C (?) two hundred acres of land lying on the waters of Trammel Creek in the county of Sumner & State aforesaid which may be more fully seen by having reference to the Grant of No. 3238 (or 3233) issued the 24th Day of November 1797. Beginning on the North boundary of the original tract. Beginning at a Stake Bennet Phillips' North West Corner, running West one hundred & ninety poles to a Stake, Thence South one hundred sixty-eight & half poles to a Stake. Thence east one hundred and ninety poles to a stake on Phillips' line, thence North to beginning Containing two hundred Acres more or less to have and to hold the aforesaid tract and bargained premises to the said Marcum, his heirs & assigns forever and the said McCann Doth oblige himself to warrant and forever Defend the Said land against the lawful Claim of Every person whatsoever. In testimony whereof & have hereunto Set my hand & Seal the day and year above written.
William McCann {seal}

Signed Sealed and delivered
in the presence of
Elisha Marcum
Pleasant (X) Marcum

State of Tennessee
Sumner County ~ Personally appeared before me Alfred H. Douglass, Clerk of the County Court of Sumner County Elisha Marcum & Pleasant Marcum Subscribing witnesses to the above deed who being first sworn deposeth and sayth that they are acquainted with Wm. McCann the bargainer that he executed the above deed on the day on which it bears date in their presence.
Witness my hand at office the 13th day of March 1834
A.H. Douglass clerk
Registered and Examined March 20th 1834
James Douglass Register By
Y.N. Douglass

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