- M. A. Dilworth to J. S. Foulkes
by Lori Thornton
Monroe County Deed Record 54, p. 96
A. Dilworth to J. S. Foulkes
INDENTURE, Made on the 30th day of Jan. A.D. One Thousand
Eight Hundred and Ninety-One, by and between M. A. Dilworth
of Monroe County, State of Mississippi, party of the first
part, and J. S. Fowlkes of the County of Monroe, in the
State of Mississippi, party of the second part. Witnesseth:
That the said parties of the first part, in consideration
of the sum of One Hundred & Twenty-five Dollars, to
her paid by the said part_ of the second part, the receipt
of which is hereby acknowledged, do therefore by these presents,
GRANT, BARGAIN AND SELL, CONVEY AND CONFIRM unto the said
party of the second part, his heirs and assigns, the following
described Lots, Tracts or Parcels of Land lying, being and
situate in the County of Monroe, and State of Mississippi,
known and described as follows:
NW ¼ of the SE ¼ Section Five (5) Township
Thirteen (13) Range Eighteen (18) West, containing 40 acres.
TO HAVE AND TO HOLD the premises aforesaid, with all and
singular the rights, titles, privileges, appurtenances and
immunities thereto belonging, or in anywise appertaining,
both at law and equity, unto the said party of the second
part, and unto his heirs and assigns forever, in fee simple.
And the said party of the first part, for her heirs, executors
and administrators, do hereby covenant and agree with the
said party of the second part, his heirs and assigns, that
the said party of the first part will Warrant and Defend
the title to the said premises unto the said party of the
second part, and unto his heirs and assigns forever, against
the lawful claims and demands of all persons whomsoever,
except on account of taxes due after the 1 day of Nov 1891.
Whereof, The said party of the first part has hereunto set
her hand and seal the day and year first above written.
sealed and delivered in } M.
A. [her x mark] Dilworth, SEAL
presence of us:
W. H. Nabers
B. P. Holland }
STATE OF MISSISSIPPI, }
MONROE COUNTY. }
appeared before me W. H. Nabers, Ex officio J.P. of the
County of Monroe, the within named M. A. Dilworth who acknowledged
that she signed, sealed and delivered the foregoing Warranty
Deed on the day and year therein mentioned, as her act and
Given under my hand and seal of said Court, this 30th day
of Jany 1892.
H. Nabers, Clerk
& Ex-officio J. P.
STATE OF MISSISSIPPI. }
MONROE COUNTY. }
W. H. Kolb, Clerk of the Chancery Court of said County,
do hereby certify that the within Warranty Deed was filed
for record in my office on the 4th day of Febry, 1892 at
2 o’clock and __ minutes P.M., and that the same,
together with the certificate and acknowledgement, is now
duly recorded in Book __, page __, of the Record of Deeds
in my office.
under my hand and official seal of office, at my office
in the town of Aberdeen, this the 30th day of April 1892.