Deed to Robert Snider, 9 September 1842, as Recorded in Hancock County Deeds
JS as trustee-in-trust for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Deed for property in , Hancock Co., IL, to , 6 Sept. 1842; signed by JS; witnessed by ; certified by . Version copied 13 Nov. 1844 in Hancock Co., IL, Deed Records, vol. N, pp. 117–118; unidentified handwriting; Hancock County Recorder’s Office, Carthage, IL; microfilm at FHL.
This Indenture Made and Entered into this ninth day of September in the Year of Our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and forty Two between Joseph Smith as Sole Trustee in Trust for the of the County of and State of of the first part and of the County of and aforesaid of the Second part Witnesseth: that the Said Joseph Smith party of the first part for and in consideration of the Sum of Seven hundred and fifty dollars to him in hand paid the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged. do hereby Grant, Bargain, Sell, convey and confirm unto the said party of the Second part his heirs and assigns forever all that tract or parcel of Land, Situate and being in the County of in the State of known and described as follows to wit as being Lot number Two in Block number One Hundred and forty of the City of together with all and Singular the appurtenances thereunto belonging or in anywise appertaining
To have and to hold the above described premises unto the Said party of the Second part his heirs and assigns forever And the Said Joseph Smith party of the first part his assigns and Successors in Office the aforesaid premises unto the Said party of the second part his heirs and assigns against the claim or claims of all and every person whomsoever do and will warrant and forever defend by these presents
In Testimony Whereof, the said Joseph Smith [p. 117]