Deed to Parley P. Pratt, 10 February 1843

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THIS INDENTURE MADE AND ENTERED INTO, This Tenth day of February—— in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and forty-three between Joseph Smith, as sole Trustee in Trust, for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 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 Five hundred—— dollars, to him in hand paid, the receipt whereof is hereby ackowledged, 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: Lot number one in Block number one hundred and one in the City of
together with all and singular the appurtenances thereunto belonging, or in any wise 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, party of the FIRST part has hereunto set his hand and seal the day and year above written.
Joseph Smith -[seal.]-
As sole Trustee in Trust for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
Signed sealed and delivered in presence of
STATE OF ILLINOIS) ss.
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I, a Justice of the Peace, in and for the City of , in said , do certify that Joseph Smith, whose signature appears to the foregoing deed, and, who is personally known to me to be the person described is, and who executed the same, did acknowledge that he had executed the said conveyance for the uses and purposes therein mentioned.
Given under my hand and seal, this 10th day of February, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty-Three.
J. P. -[L. S.]- [p. [1]]
Recorders Office Feby 10th. 1843
State of Illinois)
City of )
I Joseph Smith Recorder in and for the said City of in the County of and State of do hereby certify that the within deed and certificate of acknowledgement were this day duly recorded in Book A Pages 68 & 69 and numbered 77
Joseph Smith Recorder
by Clerk
 
Joseph Smith
Deed To For Lot 1 Block 101 City of
 
Filed for Record Feby 10th. 1843
 
No 77
0,88 cts

Footnotes

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    Printed form with manuscript additions in handwriting of William Clayton.  

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    Signature of JS.  

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    Certification printed with manuscript additions in handwriting of Ebenezer Robinson.  

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    Certification by JS in handwriting of William Clayton.  

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    Docket in handwriting of William Clayton.  

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    Notations in handwriting of William Clayton.