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Land Conveyance
Herbert Hammond to Mary S. McGill

Contributed by A Deason Smith, Jan 2001.



Mary Lusk McGill
 

Anderson County Deeds, Vol. D-2, pages 500-501

Conveyance, Herbert Hammond to Mary S. McGill:
    State of South Carolina
    Anderson District
    Signed 12 March 1858, Recorded 20 June 1858.

    This indenture made this twelfth day of March in the year of our Lord One 
Thousand Eight Hundred and fifty eight between Herbert Hammond Esquire, 
Ordinary of the District aforesaid and Mary S. McGill of the same State and 
District.  Whereas a ____(?) of Hammonds to divide or sell a certain Tract of 
land hereinafter described of the Estate of William McGill issued from the 
Court of Ordinary of Said District and upon the action thereof of the Judge 
of the Said Court did determine that the said land could not be divided 
without injury to the parties interested and did order the same to be sold by 
the Sheriff of the District aforesaid on a credit of six months.  Whereupon 
the Sheriff aforesaid did advertise the said land for sale on the first 
Monday in July 1855.  And whereas the Sheriff aforesaid did on the said day 
aforesaid expose to sale at public outcry on the credit aforesaid.  Said land 
when Mary S. McGill was the last and highest bidder to whom the said land was 
struck off for the sum of Two Hundred and twenty four dollars to me paid the 
receipt whereof; I have granted, bargained sold and released and by these 
presents do grant bargain sell and release to the said Mary S. McGill and her 
heirs forever all that Tract of land situate in Anderson District on the 
Waters of the Big Generostee Creek: bounded by George Stevenson, William 
Jones and others and containing Fifty Three acres more or less with the 
appurtanences thereto belonging and all the Estate right Title interest claim 
and a ______(?) & which William McGill deceased at the time of his death fad 
in or to the same.  To Have and to hold...Improvements and appurtanances to 
the said Mary S. McGill and her heirs and assigns forever.  In witness 
whereof I the said Herbert Hammond, and as Ordinary aforesaid, Have hereunto 
set my hand and seal this the day and year above mentions.  Signed Sealed and 
Delivered.  S/ Herbert Hammond.  In the presence of A. O. Norris, S. H. 
McGill.  Personally appeared Samuel H. McGill and made oath tat he did see 
Herbert Hammond Ordinary of Anderson District sign seal and as his act 
deliver the within deed for the use and purpose within mentioned and that A. 
O. Norris with himself a subscribing witness to the same sworn to and 
subscribed this twelvth day of March A. D. 1858.   S/ S. H. McGill.  A. O. 
Norris  C. H. Off. M.A.D.  Registered and certified for the 20th June 1858.   
Elijah Webb,...


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