Johnson - Clark Land Transaction
Henry Johnson and Mary Johnson To Mary Clark senior.
Deed Filed for Record March ? 1857 at 1 o'clock PM
Recorded in Book A, T(?), L Page 204
By Isaac Greer, Dpty
Know all Men by These Presents, that Mr. Henry Johnson and Mary Johnson of Allamakee county, state of Iowa, in consideration of the sum of Fifty dollars in hand paid by Mary Clark senior of Allamakee county, State of Iowa do hereby grant, bargain, sell and convey unto the said Mary Clark her heirs and assigns the following described premises, to wit: Lot No. 2 in Block No. 11 between Dayton and Vine Street in the town of Johnsonport Allamakee Co, State of Iowa And we Henry Johnson and Mary Johnson do hereby covenant with the said Mary Clark her heirs and assigns that we are lawfully seized of said premises, that they are free from incumbrance; that we have good sight and lawful authority to sell and convey the same; and we do hereby convenant to Warrant and Defend the same against the claims of all persons whomsoever. Signed this fourth day of April A. D. Eighteen Hundred and Fifty Six
Henry Johnson <signature>
X Mary Johnson her mark
In the Presence of
Geo. L. Miller
M. H. Morrison
State of Iowa, Allamakee County, On this Fourth day of April 1856, before me, a justice of the peace in and for said county, in person came Henry Johnson and Mary Johnson to me personally known be the identical person whose names are affixed to the above dded as grant or, and acknowledged the same to be their voluntary act and deed.
Geo. L. Miller <signature>
Justice of the Peace
-transcribed by Jody L. Howard
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