Walton County, Georgia
Deed Book D, p. 522
State of Georgia
This Indenture made the (blank) day of November 1895 between E. W. P. Woodruff of Navaro (Navarro) County State of Texas and James A. Reeves of the County of Walton Sate of Georgia: Witnesseth that the said E. W. P. Woodruff for and in consideration of the sum of Five Hundred dollars the receipt whereof is herby acknowledged does hereby sell and convey unto the said James A. Reeves his heirs an assigns a certain tract of land situated in the County of Walton and Gwinnett County to wit Containing one hundred and Sixty five acres more or less bounded as follows: on the North by lands of Henry Carter col. On the west by lands of John S. Smith and Isaac Forester, on the south by lands of James A. Reeves, on the South by land of John Carter and Mrs. Lizzie Bonels, bring part of lot No. 258 and 259 part of said land lying and being in Gwinnett County and part in Walton County, Containing one hundred and Sixty five acres more or less. Together with all the rights and privileges thereunto belonging in Fee Simple. And the said E. W. P. Woodruff his heirs executors and administrators the title to the premise aforesaid will forever warrant and defend to the said James A. Reeves his heirs and assigns, against the lawful claims of all other persons.
In Witness Whereof the said E. W. P Woodruff has hereunto set his hand and sel this the (blank) day of November 1895
E. W. P. Woodruff
Signed sealed & delivered in presence of
State of Texas County of Navaro
Before me John T. Gill, a Notary Public in and for Navaro County, State of Texas personally appeared E. W. p. Woodruff to me well known to be the person whose name is subscribed to the foregoing instrument and acknowledged to me that he executed the same for the purposes and consideration therein expressed.
Given under my hand and seal of office the 10th day of November 1895
John F. Gill Notary Public
Navaro County Texas
Recorded Jan 14th 1866
John T. Robertson
Photograph of original deed book pages courtesy of Kay Dawson.