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Shelby Co., TX - February 1838: Swanson Yarbrough

[ Transcript of Document ]
No 159
Republic of Texas
County of Shelby
                        We the Board of Land Commissioners
                        do certify that Swanson Yarberry
apt John Garmon assignee (sic) and made
the necessary proof of his Citizenship (sic) and
do hereby Authorize any lawful Surveyor to
survey for the said Garmon the League & Lab.
of land (sic) he will designate to you the
said Yarberry being an emigrant of the year
Eighteen hundred and thirty two ____________
(sic) in Shelbyville on the (sic) day of February 1838
                                            George English President
                                            W C Landrum  Ecomy
                                            George Butler
S(sic) W. Edwards Clk

[ Transcribed from Document ]
For and in consideration of the sum of
One thousand dollars to me in hand paid
the of which I hereby acknowledge Do hereby transfer
and convey all (sic) right to the claim and intrust
which I have to the within certificate and
empower the authorities of Government to (sic)
the title to Jesse? Laird in his name -
This 15th day of Feb 1838
                                            John Garman
John C (sic)
D (sic)

Received from YNGHA/Karen Mazock
Transcribed by Renee Smelley

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