Wake County, North Carolina
Deed Book 15, Pg 40
14 Feb 1841
Robert Halliburton §
Georgia, Green County. Know all Men by these presents that I, David Geer of Georgia have sold & delivered unto Robert Halliburton three negro girls allotted to me by the Death of my Father Frederick Geer of Wake County N. Carolina for the full and valuable consideration of Nine hundred & Seventy Seven dollars to me in hand paid by the said Robert Halliburton the names of the negroes as follows, Mariah about thirteen or fourteen, Amy about Seven or Eight and Dice four or five years of age, the title to the above named negroes I warrant and defend to the said Robert Halliburton and his heirs forever against the lawful claim of all persons whatsoever - Given under my hand and seal this 14th of February 1841.
Jesse B. Geer swears to § David Geer (Seal)
the Signature §
State of North Carolina § February Term 1842
Wake County § The execution of the within Bill of Sale was duly proven in Open Court by the Oath of Jesse B. Geer who swears that he believes the signature of David Geer to genuine it is Ordered to be recorded.
J. T. Marriott C.C.
Registered in the Registers Office of Wake County in Book No. 15 and page 40 The 19th day of April A.C. 1842. Richard Smith, Regr