Bond to Graham Coltrin, 18 September 1840

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KNOW ALL MEN BY THESE PRESENTS, That We Joseph Smith Jun & of the county of and State of are held and firmly bound unto Graham Coltrin of the county of and State of , his heirs and assigns in the sum of one thousand four hundred dollars for the payment of which well and truly to be made we bind ourselves, our heirs, executors and administrators, firmly by these presents.
NOW THE CONDITION OF THE ABOVE OBLIGATION IS SUCH, that whereas, the said Joseph Smith Jun & have this day sold unto the said Graham Coltrin—— a certain lot of ground situated, lying and being in the county of —— and State of , and described on the plat of the Town of —— as being Lot No. three in Block No. Eighty— 80—— and received in payment for said lot four— 4— notes of hand bearing even date herewith, for the sum of Seven hundred dollars, and payable as follows. four notes of $175— 100/00 Each with interest
The first for $175.. 00/00 payable the 18th day of Sept 1843—
The second for $175. /00 payable the 18th Sept AD 1845
The third for $175— 100/00 payable the 18th Sept AD 1847
The fourth for $175.. 00/00 payable the 18th Sept 1849—
Making in all the above named Seven hundred dollars it being the price of the aforesaid lot—
with The interest for each and every note to be paid annually. on the 18th of September—
Now if the said Graham Coltrin his heirs, executors, or administrators shall well and truly pay or cause to be paid, the amount of said notes with such interest as may accrue thereon, according to the tenor and effect thereof, when due, we the said Joseph Smith Jun & bind ourselves our— heirs, executors and administrators, to make or cause to be made, a good and sufficient Deed for the above described lot Twenty Years after the date hereof and then this Bond to become null and void, otherwise to be and remain in full force and virtue.
Given under our hands and seals this Eighteenth day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty
Joseph Smith L S
Acknowledged in) presence of)
R[obert] B. Thompson [p. [1]]
Lot 3 in Block 80
Bond from Joseph Smith to Graham Coltrin
For and in consideration of the Sum of twelve hundred dollars for which I have Recieved three notes bareing equal date with this assignment of this one for seven hundred & and sixty eight dollars and seventy five cents one for four hundred dollars due the first of July next one for 31 dollars and t 25 cents which when paid shal intitle Williams Camp to this Bond and land decribed in this Bond
May 2th 1842
Graham Coltrin


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    Endorsement in handwriting of Robert B. Thompson.  

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    Notation in handwriting of Graham Coltrin.  

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    Signatures of Truman Angell and Brigham Young.