Transcription of Deed – Allen M & Sarah Parks to Calvin C Parks, 1830

Transcribed by Julie Tarr, 26 May 2010

Source: Oakland County, Michigan, Deed records, 1821-1926, 4: 416, Allen M & Sarah Parks to Calvin C Parks, 27 February 1830; FHL microfilm 975,562, item 3. Know all men by these Presents that we Allen M Parks and Sarah his wife of Troy Oakland County and Territory of Michigan in consideration of one hundred dollars to us paid by Calvin C. Parks of the above mentioned place the receipt whereof we do hereby acknowledge do by these presents give grant bargain sell and convey unto the said Calvin C. Parks his heirs and assigns a certain parcel of land situate in the township of Bloomfield in the said county and Territory described as follows viz The West half of the North east quarter of section thirty three in township two north of Range nine east in the district of Detroit according to the official survey of said lands returned to the General land office by the Surveyor General which said tract of land was purchased by Ebenezer F. Smith from the Government of the United States and conveyed to the said Allen M. Parks by Deed containing eighty acres of land. Together with all the privileges and appurtenances to the said land in any wise appertaining and belonging. To have and to hold the above granted premises to the said Calvin C. Parks his heirs and assigns to his and their use and behoof forever. And we the said Allen M. Parks and Sarah Parks for ourselves heirs executors and administrators do covenant with the said Calvin C. Parks his heirs and assigns that we are lawfully seized in fee of the aforegranted premises that they are free from all Incumbrances that we have good right to sell and convey the same to the said Calvin C. Parks as aforesaid and that we will and our heirs executors and administrators shall warrant and defend the same to the said Calvin C. Parks his heirs and assigns forever against the lawful demands of all persons. In testimony whereof we have hereunto set our hands and seal this twenty seventh day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty. Signed sealed and delivered in presence of Jehiel Smith Naomi Smith } } }

Allen M. Parks L.S. Sarah Parks L.S.

Territory of Michigan } Oakland County } ss. On this 27th day of February 1831came before me the undersigned a Justice of the peace in and for said county the within named Allen M. Parks and Sarah his wife known to me to be the persons within described and who executed the within deed and acknowledged that they executed the same for the purposes therein mentioned and the said Sarah being by me carefully examined separate and apart from her said husband and acknowledged that she executed the same without any fear or compulsion of her said husband or any other person. Given under my hand the day and year above mentioned. Jehiel Smith Justice of the Peace Received for Recording July 4, 1831 at 7 oclock P.M Thomas J. Drake Register O.C.M.T.