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Houston Co., TX - 28 July 1848: Swanson Yarbrough to John L. Hall - Lot No 93 in the town of Crockett
 

STATE OF TEXAS
HOUSTON COUNTY
                KNOW ALL MEN BY THESE PRESENTS: That I, Swanson Yarbrough, of
the County of Grimes in said State, in consideration of the sum of one hundred dol-
lars to me paid by John L Hall, of Houston County and said State, the receipt whereof
is hereby acknowledged, have this day granted, bargain, sell, release, enfeoff and
convey unto said John l Hall, all that lot or parcel of land lying and being situated
in said Houston County and known and described as follows, to-wit: Lot no 93 in the
town of Crockett and known as such in the plot of said town situated on the South
side of Main street measuring fifty five feet front and one hundred feet deep, together
with all and singular the rights, members, hereditaments and assertainances to the
same belonging or in anywise incident or assertaining.  TO HAVE AND TO HOLD all
and singular the premises above mentioned unto the said John L Hall, his heirs
and assigns forever and I do hereby bind myself, my heirs, executors and adminis=
trators to warrant and defend forever all and singular the said premises unto the
said John L Hall, his heirs and assigns against every person whomsoever claiming or
to claim the same or any part thereof by, through or under me
    WITNESS my hand and seal this the 28th day of July A D 1848 hereby acknowledging
a scrawl as my seal.
Signed, sealed and delivered                                        Swanson Yarbrough (Scrawl)
in the presence of: J H Gillespie

STATE OF TEXAS
HOUSTON COUNTY
                    BEFORE ME, the undersigned authority, this day personally appear-
ed Swanson Yarbrough to me well known, whose signature and seal appears to the with-
in instrument of writing and acknowledged that he signed, sealed and delivered the
same for all the purposes and sonsideration therein contained and expressed.
    WITNESS my hand and seal of office at Crockett this 28th day July 1848
                                                                J H Gillespie, Clk Co Ct H Co

FILED FOR RECORD April 8th 1850 at 9 o'clock P M
                                                               J H Gillespie, C C C

STATE OF TEXAS
HOUSTON COUNTY
                    I hereby certify that the above and foregoing instrument of
writing is duly recorded on the records of said of County in Book (H), pages 569 & 570
    WITNESS my hand and seal of office at Crockett this 10th day of May A D 1850 at
3 o'clock PM
                                                            J H Gillespie, Clk Co Ct H Co
                                                            By J M Hall, Deputy

FILED FOR RECORD April 17th 1869 at 2 o'clock P M
                                                            O C Aldrich, Clk Co Ct H Co
 

Received from YNGHA/Karen Mazock
Transcribed by Renee Smelley



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