the 7th day of May, 1838, will be exposed to public sale for cash at
the courthouse door of Copiah
County, three-eights of
land adjoining the land
of Mark Wade, same land
on which the said defendant Carter now resides; also one-eighth of land and a
40 acre tract adjoining lands already described. Levied on as the property of E. L. Carter and
will be sold to pay the plaintiff’s claims in the above stated case.
Published in April 7, 1838 Southern Star in Copiah County, MS.
note: This description of the land for
sale makes no sense to me.]