Elizabeth Davis
To
Wesley Davis

1856

This indenture made and entered into between Elizabeth Davis of the one part and Wesley Davis of the other part that the said Elizabeth Davis has this day sold and transferred to the said Wesley Davis all the right and title myself and my heirs has of in and to an undivided track of land belonging to the heirs of James Davis Sr. Deceased.  Containing one hundred and sixty area lying and being in the County of Hamilton and the State of Tennessee on the waters of Long Savannah, Ocoee District Second Range west of the Basis line, Third Township and the south section being the south east quarter of said section my undivided interest to the said tract of land supposed to be five acres more or less to have and to hold the same to the said Wesley Davis, his heirs and assigns forever and, I the said Elizabeth Davis do convent with the said Wesley Davis that I am lawfully seized of said land by heir ship and have a right to convey and the same is unencumbered.  I do further convent and bind myself my heirs and representatives to warrant and forever defend the title to the said Wesley Davis.  And further that the said Wesley Davis has paid me the sum of Fifty Dollars for said land I do further covenant to the said Wesley Davis his heirs and assigns against the lawful claims of all and every person or persons whatever this 7th day of August 1856.

Elizabeth (Her X Mark) Davis

  Lewis Burnes
Thomas Davis

Hamilton County, Tennessee Deed Book L; Page 70.

 

Submitted by Phebe Morgan
phebem@comcast.net