Wm Payne Snr to Wm Payne Jr - B Sale, 1859

Source: Sumner Co. Archives Deed Book

Contributed by Diane Payne (dianepay@aol.com)
© 2001

Know all men by these present that I William Payne Snr of the county of Sumner of State of Tennessee have this day bargained sold and delivered to Wm Payne Jr. of the county of Davidson and State above mentioned two negro slaves named Calz? aged about nine years and Rachel ages about seven years; for and in consideration of one thousand dollars to me in hand paid the receipt of which is hereby acknowledged. I warrant said negroes sound sensible and healthy and slaves for life.
July 8th 1859
William Payne

State of Tennessee Davidson County
Personally appear before me F. R. Cheatam clerk of the county court of said county the within named William Payne the bargainer with whom I am personally acquainted and who acknowleged that he executed the annexed instrument for the purposed therein contained. Witness my hand at office this 8th day of July 1859.
F. R. Cheatham Clerk
by P L NIchol DC
Rec'd for registration at 8 o clock AM Oct 1st 1860

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