Putnam County, Tennessee Deed Book AA

DEED ABSTRACTS
16 February 1869 - 11 Novovember 1876

The following are Deed Abstracts from Deed Book B. They are alphabetical by the Grantor. Each abstract contains the Grantor(s), Grantee(s), date the deed was made, date the deed was recorded, the page number as it appears in the deed book, and all of the names that appear in the body of the deed.

 

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Apple, R. C. & V. A. Power of Attorney to J. C. Apple: Know all men by these presents I. R. C. Apple of the county of Mississippi and State of Missouri ... appoint J. C. Apple of the county of Smith and State of Tennessee ... for all the money due me from the estate of C. W. Burton ... Date: 2 Apr 1870. Page: 69.

Bohannon, Crocket to T. T. Watson: ... I Crocket Bohannon have heretofore bought of Benj H. Watson his interest in the lands of John Watson dec'd containing of about 250 acres more or less begin the interest of said B. H. Watson & Matilda Hodges the entire tract of about 250 acres being sold by a decree of the county court of Putnam County for distribution at the suit of T. T. Watson & other against Matilda Hodges & others & purchased by said T. T. Watson & J. R. Watson ... Thomas T. Watson ... Witness: H. Denton. Date: 20 Feb 1864. Recorded: 21 Aug 1871. Page: 91 - 92.

Bounds, Eliza Power of Attorney to Samuel T. Stone: Know all my by these presents that I Eliza Bounds of Benton County Oregon have made constituted and appointed by these presents do make constitute and appoint Samuel T. Stone ... Witnesses: B. W. Wilson, J. A. Bounds. Date: 16 Aug 1870. Recorded: 16 Aug 1870. Page: 82 - 85.

Buck Jr., Jonathan to William W. Baker, Jr.: ... whereas the said Jonathan Buck Jr is indebted to one William Daughtry in the sum of $4000 ... a certain tract or parcel of land containing by estimation 110 acres ... District No. 1 ... east corner of a tract belonging to C. Mills in R. G. Burton's heirs tract ... in Thomas Pullen's North Boundary line ... Attest: W. N. Gentry, Silas W. Gentry. Date: 9 Oct 1869. Page: 27 - 29.

Buck, Lafayett to Curtis Mills: ... for and in consideration of the sum of $5 to me pair ... the tract of land on which I now live on Spring Creek ... the same land I purchased from F. W. Goosby on 4 Aug 1865 ... that is to say I am justly indebted to the said Curtis Mills by not in the sum of $2500 ... Attest: R. L. Gentry, C. Bohannon. Date: 11 June 1869. Recorded: 11 June 1869. Page: 16 - 17.

Campbell Jr., Daniel to Cumberland Presbyterian: For the desire that I entertain for the prosperity and promotion of the cause of Religion I Daniel Campbell Jr. have this day give transferred and conveyed to a Religious Society called and known by the name of Cumberland Presbyterian for the purposes of Erecting a house of Public worship ... District No 2 ... Attest: A. C. Ditty, Jos A. Ray, A. H. Ditty. Date: 17 Aug 1844. Recorded: 18 Apr 1870.Page: 42 - 43.

Cole, Wm G, Mahala Yates, Rachel Cole, L. D. Yates Guardian for the minor heirs of J. J. Cole Dec'd Power of Attorney to W. K. Patterson: We do hereby nominate and constitute and appoint W. K. Paterson of the County of Jackson & State of Arkansas our Attorney in fact to demand and receive for us from John M. Glass (or any other person or persons) Administration of the Estate of E. M. Cole Deceased, late of the County of Jackson and State of Arkansas ... Date: 15 Oct 1870. Recorded: 15 Oct 1870. Page: 57 - 59.

Curtis, J. H., F. S. Curtis, and J. L. Gragg to A. Sims & J. N. Harp: We J. H. Curtis, F. S. Curtis, and J. L. Gragg partners of a firm in Putnam County Tenn known as the firm of J. H. Curtis & Co ... District No 15 State of Tenn which J. L. Gragg now lives on containing 130 acres ... belonging now to Holland Curtis ... Witness: J. M. Moore, M. E. Moore. Date: 4 May 1870. Recorded: 5 May 1870. Page: 44 - 46.

Erwin, Margret to John R. Bullington: ... Lease of Land ... Attest: B. F. Hitchcock, W. E. Huddlestone. Date: 26 Sep 1870. Recorded: 17 Oct 1870. Page: 59.

Evans, Sidney S. Power of Attorney to Edward D. Evans: State of Texas Williamson County. ... have this day appointed and do by these presents make constitute and appoint my Brother Edward D. Evans my true and lawful agent and attorney for me and in my name and behalf ... all estate of any kind left by my father Obedian Evans deceased ... Date: 4 Dec 1866. Recorded: 16 Aug 1869. Page: 20 - 21.

Fagg, James Y. Power of Attorney to John S. Watson: Know all men by these presents that we James Hoges & his wife Mary Lucy Hoges, James Y Fagg and his wife Delila do hereby nominate constitute and appoint John S. Watson of the county of Putnam our Attorney in full ... 550 acres of land on which William Billberry Sr and other now live described in a deed made by Hyram R. Hodges to William P. Hoggs & David C. Hogges ... Date: 1870. Page: 71.

Gabbert, Joel & N. J. Gabbert to P. D. Anderson: ... $85 ... for brown horse with star in his forehead 4 years old about 15 hands high ... Date: 1 May 1871. Recorded: 12 Jun 1871. Page: 81 - 82.

Gardenhire, E. L. to Jacob Welch & Samuel Welch: State of Tennessee, Jackson County} Circuit Court for said county November Term 1869 Hon Samuel M. Fite Judge presiding. E. L. Gardenhire vs Jacob Welch, Samuel Welch} ... judgment in the favor of E. L. Gardenhire for the sum of $75. ... Date: Nov Term 1869. Recorded: 21 Dec 1869 Page: 40 - 41.

Garner, John H. to John Garner (Trust Deed): ... 3 head of horses, 7 head of cattle, 1 ox car & log chain, 75 barrels of corn, 700 lbs bacon, 75 gallons molasses, 19 head of sheep, 2000 bins of oats & fodder, 1 safe, 2 beds bed steads & furniture to hold in Trust by the said John Garner for the benefit of my two children Lewis J. Garner & Nancy J. Garner ... Attest: Jas. M. Lee, F. H. Smith. Date: 15 Feb 1869. Recorded: 16 Feb 1869. Page: 3 - 4.

Garner, John H. to John Garner (Trust Deed): ... for the sum of $5 to me paid and the other considerations hereinafter mentioned a tract of land in state of TN and partly in the county of Putnam & CD No. 9 and partly in Dekalb county & CD No. 16 containing by estimation 95 acres ... Beginning on a Buck eye in Prettyman Jones line running thence North with William Wallace line ... to A. M. Jones line ... west with James Isbell's line ... in C Vaugns line ... stake in T. C. Harpers line ... I am desirous to ??? the benefits and interest in said land to my two children to write to Lewis James Garner my son about sixteen years old and Nancy J. Garner my daughter about six years old both minors ... Attest: Jas. M. Lee, F. H. Smith. Date: 15 Feb 1869. Recorded: 16 Feb 1869. Page: 2 - 3.

Garner, P. C. to Louisa E. Austin, W. H. Garner, J. M. Garner, J. A. Garner, P. D. Garner, R. P. Lee, Nancy A. Garner, M. J. Prichard, R. P. Garner: ... do hereby transfer & convey to J. H. Garner for the use of children viz L. E. Austin age about 30 years old, W. H. Garner age about 28 old, J. M. Garner age about 26 years old, J. A. Garner age about 21 years old, P. D. Garner age about 22 old, Sarah Lee Dec'd her heir R. P. Lee age about 1 year old, Nancy A. Garner age about 19 years old, M. J. Prichard age about 19 years old, R. P. Garner age about 13 years old ... District No 9 ... one tract or parcel of land containing by estimation 50 acres be the same more or less bounded on the south by the lands of Irey Kerr on the west by the land of Thomas Anderson heirs ... on the east by the lands of Lavina Tucker ... Attest F. H. Smith, J. B. Alridg. Date: 10 Nov 1870. Recorded: 11 Nov 1870. Page: 61 - 62.

Gibson, William B. to Silas W. Gentry: ... for the consideration of $1 to me in hand paid and the other considerations here in after mentioned ... District 10th ... containing by contemplation 75 acres ... in the East boundary line of Mary S. Taylors 105 acre survey ... Kelly Julins southwest corner of his 40 acre tract ... to James Alcorns corner ... I am indebted to J. H. More as administrator of R. E. Fain dec'd in the sum about $100 to J. C. Apple as the administrator of Overton Pate Dec'd in the sum of about $75 and to J. A. Peay in the sum of $20 ... Attest: A. Y. Gibson, A. M. Jones. Date: 1 Sep 1869. Recorded: 1 Sep 1869. Page: 22 - 23.

Grime, Wm. H. H. to John Grime: ... for the sum of $150 to me paid and the other considerations here in after mentioned ... District No 8 containing by estimation 243 acres ... North East corner of the John Stewart tract ... it being a conditional corner between Wm. H. H. Grime and M. A. Grime ... I am indebted to one John Grime in the sum of $150 ... Attest: William Massa, John H. Grime. Date: 15 Oct 1869. Recorded: 16 Oct 1869. Page: 29 - 31.

Grogan, W. B. to Gideon Anderson: For the purpose of securing to S. B. McDearman one note and acct of this date for the sum of $85.20 ... Attest: Gideon Anderson, Andrew P. Way. Date: 2 Sep 1871. Recorded 5 Sep 1871. Page: 99.

Henry, Jacob Trustee of Vineth Henry to Mansells heirs: Whereas Vineth Henry by deed dated 18 Oct 1859 conveyed to me in trust 7 tracts of land ... by John W. Dearing ... on Andrew Henry's line ... Vinett Henry assinee of the hires of Wm. Ingram containing 20 acres ... a former survey made by W. P. White ... to Vinett Henry assignee of the heirs of W. P. White containing 10 acres ... corner of widow Wilsons claim ... by deed from Alferd Southard to Vinett ... deed was made to secure David Mansell of the payments of $932.38 ... Attest: John G. Watson, James Bartlett. Date: 24 Feb 1865. Recorded: 6 Mar 1861. Page: 93 - 96.

Her, C. P. to Gideon Anderson: For the purpose of securing to S. B. McDearman ... upon the lands of Caroline Rolins ... Attest: W. B. Grogan. Date: 2 Sep 1871. Recorded: 4 Sep 1871. Page: 98.

Herren, Robert to James L. Calvert Trustee: ... for the consideration of $5 to me in cash paid and the other considerations here in after named ... District No 13 ... Gabvile Herren & Wiseman Herren & on the East by the land of Amos T. Mott south by the land of Gabil Herren & west by the land of Wiseman Herren it being the place where I now live containing 200 acres ... But this conveyance is made for the following purposes & no other viz James A. N. Smith is my bail or security ... that I make my personal appearance before the circuit Court for Dekalb County ... to answer the State of Tennessee on a charge of Burglary and I am also indebted to Cantrell & N. Smith $100 for a fee in the above named suit ... Witness: W. N. Gentry, W. C. Bartlett. Date: 22 Aug 1870. Recorded: 22 Aug 1870. Page: 53 - 55.

Hitchcock, Benjamin to F. M. Goolsby: ... for the consideration of $1 to me in hand paid and the other considerations herein after named ... District No 1 containing about 6 1/4 acres ... to Ramsey's line now Burtons line ... Attest: E. H. Stone, Simpson Essex. Date: 18 Feb 1870. Recorded: 19 Feb 1870. Page: 41 - 42.

Hodges, Hyram K. to William P & David C. Hodges: For the love and affection I entertain for may two sons William P. and David C. Hodges I do hereby give transfer & convey to them the following tracts of land which I now live on ... District No 5... Date: 12 May 1842. Recorded: 13 Oct 1870. Page: 55 - 57.

Hunter, B. D. to A. J. Marchbanks: I. B. D. Hunter ... have this day given and do by these presence give and grant to my daughter Amanda J. Marcbanks in consideration of love and affection which I have for her a certain town lot in the Town of Cookeville formerly owned by F. W. Pendergrass ... Witness: A. Sloan, S. K. Phillips. Date: 22 Mar 1870. Recorded: 19 Apr 1870. Page: 44.

Hyder, J. L. to C. E. Bohannon: ... for the sum dollars to me paid and the other considerations herein after named ... But this deed is made for the following use and trust and for no other purposes that is to say I am indebted to J. D. Hyder in the sum of $100 ... Attest: J. N. Hyder, J. S. Hyder. Date: 3 Jul 1871. Recorded: 3 Jul 1871. Page: 88 - 89.

Hyder, P. M. & L. Hyder to J. S. Hyder: ... for the sum of $5 to us paid and the consideration herein after named ... We are indebted to S. D. Burton in the sum of $500 by 2 notes ... Attest: Dudley Hunter, J. N. Hyder. Date: 30 Jun 1871. Recorded: 30 Jun 1871. Page: 99 - 101.

Jaray to J. D. Goodpasture: ... District No 7 containing by estimation 63 acres ... East by the lands of the heirs of Mark Matthews on the south by the lands of Margarete Pippin on the west by the lands of Carroll Dyers on the north by the lands of Adleline Dowel ... I am indebted to Feliz Demonville by Judgement in the Circuit Court of Putnam County Rendered on the 27th day of December 1866 for $651.21 ... Date: 27 Apr 1869. Recorded: 27 Apr 1869. Page: 14.

Jared, John to Eliza Jane Boyd, Vergina Jared and Columbus Jared: For the love and affection I entertain for Eliza Jane Boyd, Vergina Jared and Columbus Jared three of my children ... granted to Thomas Smith ... east corner of Matilda Maxwell dower ... Jenkin Helms line ... to Josia Whitefield ... south east corner of M. B. Jareds 8 acre tract ... Attest: B. D. Hunter, S. K. Phillips. Date: 24 Dec 1869. Recorded: 27 Dec 1869. Page: 38 - 39.

Jared, John to Josiah Jared: For the love and affection I entertain for my son Josiah Jared I hereby give transfer and convey to him my tract of land ... District No. 11 ... containing by estimation 180 acres ... on L. T. Leftwich west boundary line ... 50 acre tract granted to Lary Jones ... Attest: B. D. Hunter, S. K. Phillips. Date: 24 Dec 1869. Recorded: 27 Dec 1869. Page: 37 - 38.

Jared, John to M. B. Jared: For the Love and affection I entertain for M. B. Jared my oldest son I hereby give transfer and convey to him my tract of land ... District No. 11 ... containing by estimation 66 acres ... Josiah Whitefields corner formerly John Whitefields corner ... Attest: B. D. Hunter, S. K. Phillips. Date: 24 Dec 1869. Recorded: 27 Dec 1869. Page: 36 - 37.

Johnson, A. J.: Know all men by these presents that Holland Denton ... has been appointed Apince of the Estate of A. J. Johnson ... who had been adjudged a Bankrupt by Decree of this Court ... Date: 1 Apr 1868. Recorded: 31 Mar 1869. Page: 10 - 11.

Johnson, John: Know all men by these presents that Holland Denton of Cookeville ... has been duly appointed ??? in said matter. No therefore I. J. W. Johnston Register in Bankruptcy of said District by virtue of the authority vested in me by the 14th section of an Act of Congress ... Date: 19 May 1868. Recorded: 31 Mar 1869. Page: 9 - 10.

Kirkland, John W. Power of Attorney to Henry L. Puckett: Know all men by these presents that I J. W. Kirkland of the county of Texas in the State of Missouri have made constituted and appointed and by these presents do make constitute and appoint Henry L. Puckett of Dekalb County in the state of Tennessee ... out of the estate of James Kirkland deceased late of Putnam County Tennessee ... Attest: F. M. Guyer, J. W. Mires. Date: 2 Aug 1869. Recorded: 1 Nov 1869. Page: 33 - 35.

Kirkland, John W. to Henry L. Puckett: Know all men by these presents that I John W. Kirkland of Texas County in the State of Missouri Administrator of the goods and estate of James P. Kirkland deceased late of Fulton County Arkansas do appoint Henry D. Puckett of DeKalb County in the State of Tennessee my attorney for me and in my name ... Attest: J. W. Miners. F. M Ginger. Date: 2 Aug 1869. Recorded: 2 Aug 1869. Page: 31 - 33.

Kuykendall, Noah to Jasper J. Kuykendall: For the love and affection I entertain for Jasper Kuykendall my son ... District No 1 containing by estimation 64 acres ... north boundary line of Noah Kuykendall's home tract and near the south west corner of Absalliam William land ... valued at $250.50 ... Attest: G. R. Baldwin, H. L. Pearson. Date: 7 Mar 1871. Recorded: 7 Mar 1871. Page: 73 - 74.

Laycock, W. F. to J. H. Moore: ... We Caleb Croo & W. F. Laycock have this day recanted a trade being made concerning two certain town lots ... formerly purchased by Montgomery & n the south by a lot purchased by Gilbert Thompson being the same on which the said Laycock formerly lived and where the said Caleb Croo now lives ... Attest: Russell Moore, E. H. Stone. Now I the said W. F. Laycock do hereby transfer & convey the above named described lots to J. H. Moore ... that the said J. H. Moore is my security for about $135 ... Attest: Russell Moore, John L. Moore. Date: 17 Sep 1866. Recorded: 17 Sep 1866. Page: 48 - 49.

Lord, John Guardian Fire vs Marine Ivs Co: ... Between John Lord of the City and County of Philadelphia and state of Pennsylvania of the first part and the Guardian Fire and Marine Insurance Co. of the City of Philadelphia aforesaid of the second ... bound unto the said Guardian Fire & Marine Insurance Company in the sum of $20,000 ... all his right title interest property claim and demand whatsoever in and to certain piece or parcel of land lying and being situated in the County of Putnam formerly White in the state of Tennessee being the same land conveyed by the state of Tennessee to Thomas B. Eastland by grant numbered 65717 ... Eastern boundary of the land of the Widow Quarles ... 3000 acres of land ... being the same land conveyed to the Grantors by Joel Evans to John Lord by deed dated 20 May 1870 ... Attest: Samuel L. Taylor, Addison Reichner. Date: 8 Jun 1870. Recorded: 5 Aug 1870. Page: 50 - 53.

Madewell, John to J. C. Freeze: ... it being a piece of land that I purchased of James Jackson and Charles Roberson containing 100 acres it being in the 5th District ... but this deed is made for the following uses and Trust and for another purpose that is to say I am indebted to C. Mills by note to the amount of $40 ... Attest: A. Sloan, Simpson Essex. Date: 29 Mar 1869. Recorded: 29 Mar 1869. Page: 8 - 9.

Madewell, Samuel to J. H. Windle: Mortgage [No other information] Page: 60.

Martin, W. C. vs Isaac McGuire: ... came on to heard on this day before Chancellor Tillman upon the Bill orders of Publication ... that defendant Isaac McGuire heretofore purchased of John Stewart dec'd 200 acres of land ... 8th Civil District of said county & paid him for the same one that said land was a part of a 406 acre tract then owned by John Steward Dec'd one was bounded as follows to wit on the south by Wm. S. Saylors on west by Elrod ... Date: April Term 1870. Recorded: 13 Feb 1871. Page: 66 - 67.

Maxwell, Matilda Power of Attorney to B. B. Washburn: I Matilda Maxwell do hereby authorize and empower B. B. Washburn to sell transfer and convey to any person who may become the power of the same all my right title and interest that I have and which has been laid off to me by the property as my Dower in the land an all the lands of A. J. Maxwell Deceased, to which I am entitled as his widow ... join the lands of William Kinard, Lewis Leftwich ... which I may purchase from Henry Jackson ... Attest: P. M. Tovey, Mounce G. Butler. Date: 27 Jan 1870. Recorded: 30 Oct 1870. Page: 64 - 66.

McCaleb, Samuel M. & Eleano McCaleb to Wesley Harvey, Roland Terry & Thomas D. Stone: ... which results from a misunderstanding as to the forms of a deed in trust that we executed on 21 Apr 1869 to said parties ... Witness: Elijah Carr, Jonathan Buck. Date: 29 Apr 1869. Recorded: 3 May 1869. Page: 18 - 19.

McCaleb, Samuel M. & Elinor McCaleb to D. E. L. Franklin: ... for the consideration of the sum of $5 to us paid and the other considerations hereinafter named ... Civil District No 16 ... North by the lands of D. E. L. Franklin, Joseph Mills & Manurvia E. Gentry on the East by Wm. Jordan ... to Hiram Bowman's ... on the south by the lands of John E. Campbell, Alexander Goodwin & Samuel Swan ... containing by estimation 485 acres ... I am indebted to persons as follows viz to Rowland Terry in the sum of $428.10 ... To Thomas D. Stone in the sum of $250 ... To Wesley Harvey in the sum of $276 ... Attest: J. W. Crutcher, Eli Shipley. Date: 21 Apr 1869. Recorded: 21 Apr 1869. Page: 12 - 13.

McClain, Andrew M. to Ira W. King: ... for the consideration of $5 to me paid ... Civil District No 1 containing 100 acres ... north east corner of Burt L. Stephens tract ... But this conveyance is made for the following uses and trusts and for no other purposes that is to say I am indebted to James R. Turney trustee of Elizabeth A. Dorteh in the sum of $650 ... Date: 18 Feb 1871. Recorded: 28 Feb 1871. Page: 70 - 71.

McClain, Andrew to Ira W. King: ... for the consideration of $5 to me paid a tract of land ... Civil District No 1 containing 100 acres ... North east corner of Burt L. Stevens tract ... I am indebted to James R. Turney Trustee of Elizabeth A. Dontek & c in the sum of $650 ... Date: 18 Feb 1871. Recorded: 22 Feb 1871. Page: 67 - 68.

McKinney, Eliza to James McKinney, P. P. McKinley, J. F. McKinley: ... do hereby give to my two sons James McKinley and P. P. McKinley and my grandson J. F. McKinley all of my household and kitchen Furniture to be equally divided between them this is in consideration natural love and affection and the other considerations that they take care of me and support me during my life ... Attest: Wm Cullom, Richard Harris. Date: 11 Feb 1869. Recorded: 27 Apr 1869. Page: 15.

Mills, C. C&M to Trustin Leech: Whereas heretofore on the __ of 186_ Charles Pennington & others filed their bill of complaint in Chancery Court of Putnam County against Marlin Bedwell and other praying among other things for the sale of the following land ... District No 2 containing by estimation 226 acres & 63 poles ... Isams corner ... Page: 97 - 98.

Phillips, Eli to Elisha Phillips: Fr the love and affection I entertain for Elisha Phillips I hereby give transfer and convey to him my tract of land ... District No 15 containing by estimation 135 acres ... survey in the name of Jeremiah Travis ... in F. M. Phys line ... Attest: M. J. Phillips, S. R. Patterson. Date: 5 Jan 1870. Recorded: 1 May 1871. Page: 76 - 77.

Rittenberry, Richard to O. P. Apple: ... for the consideration of $5 to me paid have this day bargained and sold unto O. P. Apple of the State of Tennessee and County of Smith all of my present crop of Tobacco ... Attest: J. H. Petty, J. M. Raburn. Date: 15 Jul 1871. Recorded: 17 Jul 1871. Page: 86 - 87.

Roach, P. L. to Wm. C. Poteet: ... for the consideration of $5 to me paid and the other considerations hereinafter mentioned ... pay to Henry Nicholas with said Wm. C. Poteet my security ... Date: 16 Apr 1871. Recorded: 24 Jun 1871. Page: 85 - 86.

Scudder, Mathias to T. A. Scudder (Trust Deed): ... a tract of land lying in district no 11 ... 180 acres ... 1 clay bank mare about 10-12 years old, 1 claybank horse 2 years old, 1 yoke of oxen & cart, two cows & calves & 10 head of hogs, 1 still and tubs, 1 clock, 1 rifle, gun & shot gun ... to held in Trust to & for the Benefit of my Securities T. A. Scudder, John Denny, James Pullum ... Attest: W. E. Bartlett, John H. Garner. Date: 12 Mar 1869. Recorded: 29 Mar 1869. Page: 4 - 5.

Scudder, Matthew & Mary Scudder to Snowden H. Maddox & Thomas G. Maddox: ... for the consideration of $605 to us in hand paid ... District No 11 ... west corner of H. L. McDaniels 150 acres tract ... including the farm where on we now live containing by estimation 175 acres ... covered by the title of Wm & Joseph Evens Dec'd now claimed by their heirs ... conveyed in trust to Thomas A. Scudder to secure him & John Denny & James Pullum as my securities which said lands have been by Trustee sold ... Attest T. A. Scudder, James Pullum, John Denny. Date: 31 May 1871. Recorded: 30 May 1871. Page: 79 - 81.

Scudder, Thomas A. to Matthias Scudder (Reconveyance): ... District No 11 on Rock Spring Creek containing 180 acres ... [property mentioned] ... being the lands and property conveyed by said Matthias Scudder by deed on the 12 Mar 1869 in Trust to ??? me and John Deney & James Pullum ... Attest: H. Denton, Joseph B. Clark. Date: 29 Mar 1869. Recorded: 29 Mar 1869. Page: 5 - 6.

Scudders, Matthias to Thomas A. Scudder: ... for consideration of $1 to me paid and other considerations ... District No 11 ... where on I now live containing 180 acres ... joining the land of T. J. Maddux, John Denny & James Pullum and others ... say I am indebted to the following named persons and in the following amounts to wit to Bird Seaton in the sum of $100 ... Allexander Burton by note about $40 ... Thomas A. Scudder by note in the sum of about $16 to Andrew McClain the sum of $30 ... to C. Marchbanks J. P. Murray in the sum of about $15 ... in the suit now pending the the circuit court of Putnam county where in I am plantive (sic) and Wm Evans and others are defendants ... Witness: H. Denton, Joseph P. Clark. Date: 29 March 1869. Recorded: 29 Mar 1869. Page: 6 - 8.

Short, James & wife Ellen Short to T. F. Moore: ... 10 arnes of growing corn where we now live ... Attest: C. Mills, Thos Matlock. Date: 10 Sep 1869. Recorded: 10 Sep 1869. Page: 24.

Stone, Thomas D. to Wm. P. Stone: For the love and affection I entertain for my Father W. P. Stone. I hereby transfer and convey unto him the following described tract of land ... District No 1 containing by computation 197 acres ... on the south by the lands of David Bradford and on the East by the lands of John West and John T. Hawes on the north by the lands of John Carr and on the west by the lands of Lewis & Silas Gentry also one other Tract containing 50 acres ... on the north & west by the land of Williams H. Gentry on the south and East by the lands of David Bradford and S. M. McCaleb ... Attest: L. P. McClain, R. L. Gentry. Date: 15 Jun 1869. Recorded: 15 Jun 1869. Page: 17 - 18.

Terry, Calvin Power of Attorney to Polly Harpole and Malinda Terry: The state of Texas, County of Smith. Know all men by these presents that we Polly Harpole and Malinda Terry of the county and Sate aforesaid ... put Calvin Terry of the same County and state to be our true sufficient and lawful attorney for us ... From the Estate of our Dec'd Father Carr Terry in the state of Tennessee County of Putnam to which we are entitled as heirs at law of said estate ... Date: 12 Nov 1870. Recorded: 14 January 1871. Page: 62 - 64.

Terry, J. C. Mortgage John Terry: ... have this day purchased a certain bay mule from J. E. Matheny on time ... Attest: Jacob E. Matheny, L. R. Terry. Date: 9 Mar 1871. Recorded: 1 May 1871. Page: 78.

Wallace, Hugh to William J. Wallace: For the love and affection that I entertain for my son William J. Wallace and his heirs and for the stipulation of rents and profits hereinafter to be paid yearly and equally by all the heirs sufficient to support myself and my wife Nancy Wallace as long as we both shall live ... District No 15 containing by estimation 160 acres ... north of my house on the top of the Ridg ... corner of Jones land ... Attest: Isaac Buck, J. C. Freeze. Date: 2 Sep 1868. Recorded: 12 Jun 1871. Page: 89 - 91.

Williams, James to Methodist Episcopal Church: ... Between James Williams ... and Purtman Puckett, Pretyman Jones, William Williams, J. Y. McKey, William Isball and H. L. Puckett Trustees in trust for ... for and in consideration of the good will I have to the Methodist Episcopal Church ... Attest: J. R. Kerr, S. J. Bradley. Date: 24 Apr 1869. Recorded: 7 June 1869. Page: 47 - 48.

Williamson, Joseph M. to Charity Warren: ... Joseph M. Williamson by next friend & c vs Claudius Williamson et al. Report of Clerk. ... proceeded to sell the lands in the pleadings mentioned to the highest bidder ... when Charity Warren became the purchaser at the price of $1801 ... with Ridley McDonald and J. D. McDonald as her securities ... Joseph M. Williamson by next friend & c vs Claudius Williamson, Tennessee Williamson ... Interest of the said Joseph M. Williamson, Claudius Williamson, Tennessee Williamson and Mary Williamson ... District No 12 ... Thence with Alfred Apples line to Washington Sadler's line ... to Ridley Apples line ... to an old mill formerly belonging to Apple and McDaniel ... line of Thomas Williamson tract ... containing about 126 acres ... Date: 1 Apr 1871. Recorded: 1 Apr 1871. Page: 74 - 76.