Certification of Deed, 29 May 1844

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Know all men by these presents— that I Mary Ann Bullard of the County of and state of , have this day for and in consideration of the sum of ten dollars in hand paid by of and aforesaid bargained and sold unto the said a certain lot or piece of land lying and situated in Kimball’s addition to in said and first above mentioned as will more fully appear by refferance to the plat of said addition being part of lot No 72 in block No two in said addition to To Wit begining on the West line of said block No two twelve rods south of the center of young street— thence south four rods— thence East ten rods— then North four rods— then West to the place of beginning, be the same more or less— To have and to hold the above described lot or piece of land with all and singular the appurtenances there unto belonging to him the said his heirs and assigns for ever and the said Mary ann Bullard for her self her heirs and assigns administrators and executors do warrand and defend forever the title of the lot or piece of land against every person or persons Claiming by, through, or under her in any manner— or any other person what ever, In testimony where of I have hereunto set my name and affixed my seal this 7th. day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty three.
Mary Ann Bullard L. S.
in presence of
Levi Bullard
State of Illinois) ss.
I a justice of the pease in and for the aforesaid do certify that Mary Ann Bullard whose signature appears to the foregoing deed is personally known to me to be the person described in & who executed the same & acknowledged the same to be her free v & voluntary act and deed for the uses & purposes therein mentioned.
Given under my hand & Seal this eighth day of February A. D. 1843
J. P. L S [p. [1]]
State of Illinois)
Hancock County)
City of )
Recorders Office May 29th 1844
I Joseph Smith Recorder in and for the said City of in the & aforesaid do hereby certify that the within Deed and certificate of acknowledgment were this day duly recorded in Book B Pages 169 & 170 and numbered 414
Joseph Smith Recorder
by Clerk
From Mary Ann Bullard to
Lot 72 Kimball and Palmers House
See how the title is at
Filed for Record
May 29— 1844
Fees 75 cts Paid
No 414 [p. [2]]


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    Signature of Mary Ann Bullard.  

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    Signatures of Newell Nourse and Levi Bullard.  

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    Certification in handwriting of Orson Spencer.  

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    Certification in handwriting of William Clayton.  

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    Docket in handwriting of Orson Spencer.  

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    Notation in unidentified handwriting.  

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    Notations in handwriting of William Clayton.