Land Survey, May–July 1838

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[front cover]
< AD 1840
Ills
Book of Records
Purporting to be a Record of Lands Surveyed and Set to Certain Names thereunto affixed
Rec[eive]d and put to use for Nauvoo Concerns & buseness
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<This came to my hands at Ills— Octr 1840— and has thus been appropriated and preserved by me
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Record Book A.
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A record kept for the use of the : of Lands Surveyed, Locations made, and names to whoom located, giving the range, Township, Section and quarter. Allso of the city plotts their Surveys, Ect.
Mo. and
Gen. Clerk & Recorder [p. [1]]
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C. R[ange] 27, T[ownship] 60, S[ection] 7, N, W, q[uarter] R 28, T 60, S 11, S, W, <​S,​>
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E. R. Esty R 27, T 60, S 27, N, W, q,
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G. R 28, T 60, S 27,
H. R 27, T 60, S 19, N. E. q. & R 28, T 60, S 13, W, S, <​John Herr R 27, T 60, S 27, S, E, qr,​>
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L. Thomas Lawson R 27, T 60, S 27, N, E, q,
M. , R 27, T 60, S 18, S, E, q, Silas Mainard R 27, T 60, S 14, N, W, q, N S, W, q,
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P. R 27, T 60, S 31, S, W, q, R 27, T 60, S 11, N. W. q,
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R. R 27, T. 60, S. 30, S, E, q, also in R 27, T 61, W, S,
S. Joseph Smith Jr. R. 27, T 60, S 30, S, W, q. & F in R 28, T 60, S 25, in S, E, q, Also R 28, T 61, W, S,
T. A[lvah] Thayer R 27, T 60, S 27, S, W, q, Harvey Thayer, R 27, T 60, S 32, S, E, q,
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W. — R 27, T 60, S 17, S, W, q, <​O, Wight R 27, T 60, S 32 <​31​>, F in S, E, qr,​>
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C. R 27, T 60, S 29, F in S, E, qr, also R 27, T 61, S 18, N. E. qr,
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H R 28, T 60, S 34, N. W. q. also S 28,) R 27, T 60, S 29 N <​N, E, qr,​>
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M R. 28, T 60, S 10, W, S, R 28, T 60, S 26 N, E. qr, over
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R R 28, T 60, S 12 N, W. & S. W, qrs. also S 1st, R 28, T 60, S, W, qr
S R 27, T 60, S 28 S, <​N​> E, qr, R 27, T. 60, S 28, S, E, qr,
T Alva Thayer R 27, T 60, S 32, N, W, qr
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W. Zacheriah [Zachariah] Willson R 27, T 60, S 29, N, W, qr,
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B J◊◊◊◊ Buchonan R 27, T 61, S 17 N, W, & S, W, qrs.
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H John [S.] Higbee R 27, T 60, S 6, S, E, qr,
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M R 27, T 60, S 28, N, W, qr, R 28, T 60, S 25,
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R R 28, T 60, S 36, S, E, qr. & R 27, T 60, S 22 W. S,
S R 27, T 60, <​S​> 21, W, S, R 27, T 60, S 7, S, E, qr,
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B Alanson Bowens R 27, T 61, S 8, N, E, qr,
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H R 27, T 61, S 8, S, E, qr,
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M B. Mills R 27, T 61, S 19, S, E, qr,
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S R 27, T 60, S 11, S. W. qr, R 27, T 6 <​60​>, W, S,
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W R 27, T 61, S 21, N, W, qr,
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F Joseph Fuller R 27, T 61, S 20,
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S R 27, T 6 <​60​>, S 19, N, E, qr,
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C Lymon Clisby R 27, T 61, S 29, N, W, qr,
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H J, Horn R 27, T 61, S 2 <​21​>, S, W, qr,
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Footnotes

  1. new scribe logo

    Henry G. Sherwood handwriting begins.  

  2. 1

    TEXT: Possibly “of”.  

  3. new scribe logo

    Henry G. Sherwood handwriting ends; George W. Robinson begins.  

  4. 2

    TEXT: Possibly “James <​John​>” or “John <​James​>.”