Nauvoo Registry of Deeds, Deed Record Book A, 1840–1843

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or either of them. and the said party of the first part, for himself his heirs, executors and administrators, covenant with the said party of the second part, his heirs and assigns, that he is lawfully seized of the above described premises, that he has good right, full power, and lawfull Authority, to sell and convey the same and that the above described premises are clear and free of all encumbrances; and that he will Warrant and forever defend the title thereto, and hereby conveyed, against the Lawful claim or claims of all and every person or persons claiming the same whomsoever. In Testimony Whereof, the said parties of the first part, have hereunto subscribed their names, and affixed their seals, the day and year first above written.
Benjamin Jones L. S
L. S
Signed, sealed, and delivered,)
in presence of)
State of Illinois) SS.
County of )
I, , A Justice of the Peace, in, and for said county, do certify that Benjamin Jones, whose signature appears to the foregoing Deed, is personally Known to me to be the person described in and who executed the same, and who acknowledged the same to be his free and voluntary act and deed for the uses and purposes therein mentioned.
Given under my hand and seal this Thirty first day of august in the year of our Lord one thousand Eight hundred and forty-Two,
J. P. L. S.
Recorded September 3rd. 1842
 
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Joseph Smith to for Lots 1, 2, 3 & 4 in Block 130 & Lots 2 & 3 in B 138 also Lots 2 & 3 in B 127 City of
This Indenture made and Entered into, this Thirteenth day of September in the year of our Lord, one thousand eigh[t] 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 Four thousand Eight Hundred 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 those tracts or parcels of Land, situate and being in the county of in the state of known and described as follows, to wit: Lots Number one, two, three and four in Block Number one hundred and thirty, also Lots Number Two and three in Block Number one hundred and thirty eight. also Lots Number Two and three in Block Number One hundred and Twenty seven. said Lots being in 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, 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.
)
I, a Justice of the peace, in and for the City of , [p. 48]
or either of them. and the said party of the first part, for himself his heirs, executors and administrators, covenant with the said party of the second part, his heirs and assigns, that he is lawfully seized of the above described premises, that he has good right, full power, and lawfull Authority, to sell and convey the same and that the above described premises are clear and free of all encumbrances; and that he will Warrant and forever defend the title thereto, and hereby conveyed, against the Lawful claim or claims of all and every person or persons claiming the same whomsoever. In Testimony Whereof, the said parties of the first part, have hereunto subscribed their names, and affixed their seals, the day and year first above written.
Benjamin Jones L. S
L. S
Signed, sealed, and delivered,)
in presence of)
State of Illinois) SS.
County of )
I, , A Justice of the Peace, in, and for said county, do certify that Benjamin Jones, whose signature appears to the foregoing Deed, is personally Known to me to be the person described in and who executed the same, and who acknowledged the same to be his free and voluntary act and deed for the uses and purposes therein mentioned.
Given under my hand and seal this Thirty first day of august in the year of our Lord one thousand Eight hundred and forty-Two,
J. P. L. S.
Recorded September 3rd. 1842
 
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Joseph Smith to for Lots 1, 2, 3 & 4 in Block 130 & Lots 2 & 3 in B 138 also Lots 2 & 3 in B 127 City of
This Indenture made and Entered into, this Thirteenth 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 Four thousand Eight Hundred 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 those tracts or parcels of Land, situate and being in the county of in the state of known and described as follows, to wit: Lots Number one, two, three and four in Block Number one hundred and thirty, also Lots Number Two and three in Block Number one hundred and thirty eight. also Lots Number Two and three in Block Number One hundred and Twenty seven. said Lots being in 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, 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.
)
I, a Justice of the peace, in and for the City of , [p. 48]
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