to an order from the Honorable Probate Court of Copiah County granted at its
April term of 1840; I will sell at public sale to the highest bidder at the
courthouse door of said county on Monday the 6th day of July next on
a credit of 12 months the following designated parcels of land belong to the
estate of James Gilliland, deceased, viz: The West half of the northwest
quarter of Section 5, Township 2, Range 4 West containing 79 28/100 acres, East
half of southeast quarter of Section 31, Township 3, Range 4 West containing 79
36/100 acres, and a small fraction being a part of the East half of the
southeast quarter of Section 6, Township 3, Range 4 West commencing at the
northeast corner of the said quarter of a section, thence running West eight
chains to a stake; then South forty-eight degrees East eleven chains and
ninety-three links; thence South to the beginning; containing two and 93/100 of
an acres; in all about 163 acres.
Notes with good and approved security.
Published in the June 27, 1840 Southern Star in Copiah County, MS.