WPA - Anna Rogers Farm Pasture Grave, Shaw's Point Township, Macoupin County IL

A Transcription of the WPA Record in Macoupin County Archives, Carlinville, Illinois
by Mary McKenzie, 2009


Shaw's Point Township   NW qtr of the qtr of 10-10-6
Macoupin County Illinois

This indenture made and entered into this 19th day of May 1836 between Harmon Jackson Akes of Mcoupin County and State of Illinois of the first part and Isaac Greathouse of the same county and Benjamin F. Edwards of Madison Co. & State aforesaid of the second part witneseth that the said party of the first part for and in consideration of the sum of $125 cash in hand paid & the receipt of which is hereby acknowledged have granted bargained & sold and  by these presents doth grant, bargain sell and convey unto the parties of the second part certain tract piece or parcel of land it being the North West quarter of the quarter of Section # 10 Township # 10 North of Range # 6 west of the third principal meridian, containing forty acres more or less with the appavidensinces  and improvements and the said party of the first part receives one acre to be laid off so as to include his father’s grave for a grave yard & for no other.  And the said party of the first part hereby consents and agrees to and with the parties of the second part to warrant & forever defend the title to said above mentioned land against the claim or claims of all person or persons whatever.
                                Harman J. Akes
Page 291, Book E

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