State of Georgia
THIS INDENTURE, Made the Ninth day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty Seven BETWEEN Peter Strickland of the first part, and Malacha Reeves of the second part
WITNESSETH, That the said Peter Strickland for and inconsideration of the sum of one hundred and Seventy five dollar to him paid by the said Malacha Reeves at or before the sealing an delivery of these presents, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, hath granted, bargained, sold, aliened, remised, released and confirmed by these presents doth grant, bargain sell, alien, remise, release and confirm unto the said Malacha Reeves and to his heirs and assigns all that Tract as Lot of Land subscribing and being in the sixteenth district and second section of formerly Cherokee County but now Cobb County Containing forty acres more or less ad Known by Lot Number One hundred and Twenty Eight (128) said land being drawn by Andrew Bird of Bryan County and Conveyed to said Strickland by deed.
Together with all and singular the houses, out-houses, edifices, buildings, stables, yards, gardens, liberties, privileges, easements, commodities, emoluments hereditaments, rights, members and appurtenances whatsoever thereunto belonging, or in any wise pertaining. AND the reversion and reversions, remainders and remainders, rents, issues and profits; AND all the estate, right, title, interest, property or possession, claim and demand whatsoever, in law or in equity, of the said Peter Strickland of, in or to the same, or any part or parcel thereof, with the appurtenances. TO HAVE AND TO HOLD the said Tract of Land and all and singular, other the premises hereby granted, bargained, sold, aliened and confirmed, with the hereditaments and appurtenances, unto the said Malacha Reeves his heirs and assigns, to the only use and behoof of the said Malacha Reeves and his heirs and assigns forever, and to and for no other use, intent or purpose, whatsoever.
AND LASTLY, the said Peter Strickland and his heirs, the said Tract of Land and premises unto the said Malacha Reeves his heirs and assigns, against eh said Peter Strickland his heirs, and against all and every other person or persons whatsoever, shall and will WARRANT and forever DEFEND by the Presents.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the said Peter Strickland hath hereunto set his hand and seal the day and year first above written
Sealed and Delivered in Presence of Us,
Personally came before me this day John Blake and after being Duly Sworn Deposeth and Sayeth on oath that he saw Peter Strickland sign the within deed for the purposes therein mentioned and this deponent Subscribed the Same as a witness and Said Jas, Love do likewise
Sworn to and Subscribed
before me this 8the day of July
1837, Benjamin B. Saunders J. C.
Lot NO. 128
Clerks office of the Superior
Court Registered in
Book C, page 825
August the 11th 1837
J. H. Randal, Clerk