Deed to James Sloan, 20 May 1843

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J. Smith Trustee &c)
To) Sale
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This Indenture made and entered into, This Twentieth day of May 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 Two 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 that tract or parcel of Land, Situtate 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 seventeen of 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 [p. [1]] his heirs <​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—
(Signed) 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
(Signed)
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 in, and who executed the same, did acknowledge that he had executed the said Conveyance for the uses and purpose Therein mentioned—
Given under my hand and Seal this Ninth day of June in the Year of our Lord one Thousand Eight hundred and forty four—
(Signed)
J. P. Seal [p. [2]]
Recorders Office
2nd June 1846
State of Illinois)
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I Recorder of said Do hereby certify that the Annexed and foregoing is a true and Correct copy of the Record of a Deed as found on Book M Page 460 Recorded September 3rd 1844
Recorder [p. [3]]
Joseph Smith To
Copy of Deed

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    Certification in unidentified handwriting.  

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    Certification in handwriting of Chauncy Robison.  

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    Docket in unidentified handwriting.