HIGHLAND COUNTY DEEDS

Jonas Rowtroff and Henry Nace
Donated by Kathleen Morgan
 

 

Henry Massie to Jonas Rowtroff and Henry Nace

Highland Co., Ohio, Transcribed Deed Book 11, p. 241

LDS Microfilm # 0568651



This Indenture made this eighteenth day of July in the year eighteen Hundred and eight Between Henry Massie of the County of Ross and State of Ohio of the one part and Jonas Rowtroff and Henry Nace of the said County and State of the other part. Witnesseth that the said Henry Massie for and in consideration of the sum of One thousand and fifteen dollars current money of the United States of America to him in hand paid by the said Jonas Rowtroff and Henry Nace at or before the sealing and delivery of these presents the Receipt whereof the said Henry Massie doeth hereby acknowledge and thereof doeth release acquit and discharge there the said Jonas and Henry their heirs executors administrators and assigns and every of them ------- he the said Henry Massie for himself and his heirs hath given granted bargained sold ------- released conferred and confirmed and by these presents for himself heirs doth give & grant bargain sell ---- released use off and confirmed unto the said Jonas Rowtroff and Henry Nace their heirs and assigns forever the following tract or parcels of land lying and being within the county of Highland and the state aforesaid on the waters of Brush Creek part of a survey in the name of Thomas Christie number seven hundred and thirty three and bounded as follows to wit. Beginning a white oak hickory and dogwood the southeast corner to said Christie survey and running thence North eighty one degrees west two hundred and six poles to Sugartree and hickory tree north nine degrees east two hundred and four poles to a stake thence North three degrees east ninety poles to a white oak and sugartree thence south eighty one degrees east two hundred and two poles to a white oak sugartree and hickory thence south five degrees and thirty minutes west three hundred poles to the beginning Containing three hundred and seventy-three acres more or less. To have and to hold the said tract or parcel of land that is to say one undivided moiety of said tract to Jonas Rowtroff his heirs and assigns forever and the other remaining moiety unto the said Henry Nace his heirs and assigns forever as tenants in common and not as joint tenants to them and each of their heirs only proper use and behoof in the proportions as aforesaid to them and each of their heirs and assigns forever and the said Henry Massie for himself and his heirs doeth hereby covenant and agree to wit with the said Jonas Rowtroff and Henry Nace and them and each of their heirs and assigns to warrant and forever defend the premises aforesaid according to the proportions aforesaid against all and every person or persons whatsoever claiming the same. In witness whereof the said Henry Massie hath hereunto set his hand and seal the day and year just above written.

Henry Massie {Seal}

Signed Sealed and Delivered
in the presence of
Lewsin Pee-
Wm. Sprigg

State of Ohio 2nd Court
Ross County

On the day and year first before written came the before named Henry Massie before me Levin Pe-- president of the Court of Common Pleas for the Second Circuit including the counties aforesaid and acknowledged the foregoing instrument to be his ----- deed. Given under my hand and seal the day and year aforesaid.

Lewin Pee- {Seal}

[Transcribed 24 July 1890]

Submitted by:
Kathleen Morgan
KMorgan678@aol.com


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