Promissory Note from John Outhouse, 1 April 1840–B

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$200— 100/00
Hancock Co Ills April 1st 1840—
On or before the first day of April—— one thousand eight hundred and forty five I promise to pay Messrs Joseph Smith Jr & or order the sum of Two hundred—— dollars with interest— the interest to be paid on the first day of April— in each and every year value received
John Outhouse
Witness [p. [1]]
August 24th 1840— Recd Joseph Smith Junr receipt for Fifty one hundred dollars to apply on the within note [p. [2]]


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    Signature of John Outhouse.  

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    Endorsement in handwriting of Henry G. Sherwood.