Scott County Land Records


NOVEMBER 23, 1847
TO  } Deed -  volume D, page 453
                This Indenture made and entered into this twenty third day of November in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty seven by and between Meshack Patrick and Ann Patrick his wife of the first part and James McCann of the second part, all of the County of Scott in the State of Mississippi. Witnesseth that said party of the first part, for and in consideration of the sum of two hundred dollars to them in hand paid by the said party of the second part at and before the sealing and delivery of these presents, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged have this day granted bargained sell convey and confirm unto the said party of the second part and to his heirs and assigns forever, all the right, title, claim and interest in and to the following described tracts or parcels of land situate lying and being in the County of Scott and State of Mississippi, known and designated as / the south west quarter of the South West Quarter of section five (5) and the East half of the South East quarter of section six (6) all in township No. seven (7) of Range No. Nine (9) East together with all and singular the rights, privileges heriditaments and appurtenances thereunto belonging or in any wise appertaining. To have and to hold the same unto him the said party of the second part and to his heirs and assigns forever - And the said party of the first part for themselves their heirs, executors and administrators, the right and title to the above described lots or parcels of land and premises unto the party of the second part, his heirs and assigns will forever warrant and defend against the lawful claim or claims of all and every person whosoever claiming or to claim the same, or any part or parcel thereof both at law and in equity - In witness whereof the said party of the first part have hereunto set their hands and affixed their seals the day and year above written.
Meshack Patrick {seal}
Ann (+) Patrick  {seal}

The State of Mississippi )
              Scott County  (  Certificate of Acknowledgement
This day Personally appeared before me Edward Beale an acting Justice of the Peace in and for said County the above named. Meshack Patrick and Ann Patrick his wife who acknowledged that the signed sealed and delivered the foregoing deed of conveyance on the day and year, and, for the purposes therein mentioned as their own act and deed. the said Ann Patrick acknowledged on a private examination separate and apart from her said husband that she signed, sealed and delivered the same freely and voluntarily. Given under my hand and seal, this  4th day of November & 1847.
Edward Beale {seal} Justice of the Peace
The State of Mississippi )
                Scott Count ( Certificate of Record
I, Alfred Eastland Clerk of the Probate Court in and for said County wherefore certify that the foregoing deed and certificate of Acknowledgement   and the certificate of record are truly recorded in my office in book of deeds D. page 453 . Given under my hand and seal of office in Hillsboro this 27th day of Nov. A.D. 1847.
Alfred Eastland {seal} C.P.
Transcribed by Robert McCann from photocopied ordered from Mississippi Archives ~ October 10, 2007