John Young to James Roney, 1810

Source: Sumner Co., Tn., DB 5, p.237

Transcribed by Larry Hallstrom at
© 2006

This Indenture mad this twelfth day of March in the Year of Our Lord One thousand eight hundred and ten between John Young of Robertson County and State of Tennessee of the One part & James Roney of the County of Sumner and State Aforesaid of the Other part, Witnesseth that the Aforesaid Young for and in Consideration of the Sum of One thousand dollars to him in hand paid by the said Roney before the signing and Sealing thereof the receipt thereof is hereby Acknowledged have Granted bargained sold and conveyed & by these presents do Grant bargain Sell And Convey to the said Roney his heirs or Assigns forever a Certain tract or parcel of land situate lying and being in the County of Sumner Aforesaid and in the first District on the Waters of the Wolf branch and as follows Viz. Beginning at a Spanish oak north east corner of the six hundred and forty acres and running from thence South one hundred and ninety three poles to a White oak from thence West fifty poles to a black oak from thence North fifty degrees West forty five poles to a hickory from thence South thirty seven degrees West sixty five poles to two post oaks, from thence West One hundred and fifty four poles to a post oak, from thence North two hundred and twelve and one half poles to a hickory and large black oak, from thence East sixty poles to a stake on Bowmans line from thence South four poles to a post oak Bowmans South West Corner form thence East with Bowmans line two hundred and four poles to the Beginning, Containing three hundred and twenty seven acres be the same more or less to have and to hold the above described tract or parcel of land with all and singular privileges hereditaments and appurtenances to the same belonging or in any other wise appertaining to the said Roney his heirs and assigns to the only use behoof of the said Roney his heirs and assigns forever against the legal title claim or demands against the said Young his heirs and assigns or any other person or persons do and will Warrant and defend forever by these presents. In Witness Whereof I the said John Young have hereunto set my hand & Seal the day and date above written.
John Young {Seal}
Signed & Sealed in presence of
John Rogers
Jacob F. Young
Joseph Cavitt

State of Tennessee
Sumner County Court March Term 1810
The Within deed of bargain & sale between John Young of the One part & James Roney of the Other part for 327 acres of land was duly acknowledged in Open Curt by the bargainor & Ordered to be Registered.
A Copy Test
David Shelby Clerk of said Court
Registered & Exam'd the 18th March 1811
James Douglass Register
By Thomas Culbert Deputy Register Sumner County

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