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MONTGOMERY CO., IL DEED RECORDS

The following records were abstracted by me from the original deeds, obtained in the Montgomery County, IL courthouse on a visit in 1997, and which are not available on LDS microfilm. Copyright © 1997 Sandra G. Taylor.


Deed Book D, pp. 340-341
Dated Apr 28, 1840
Note: In margin is written Misc. 13 - Page 124.

John S. HAYWARD of Hillsboro and Hiram HOLMES of Audubon, Montgomery Co., IL, deed of conveyance to James READ and Sidney BARTLETT of Boston, Co. of Suffolk, MA, for $4565.86 dollars, tracts totaling 400 a. all in Twp. 11 N, R 2 W; also, 160 a. in Twp. 8 N, R 5 W; also, tracts totaling 780 a. all in Twp. 9 N, R 1 W; also, 163-90/100 a. in Twp. 9 N, R 2 W; also, tracts totaling 649 a. all in Twp. 10 N, R 1 W, Montgomery Co., IL. Dated Apr 28, 1840. Signed: John S. HAYWARD, Hiram HOLMES. Wit. David B. JACKSON. [Note: David JACKSON from MA, residing in Montgomery Co., IL]. Ack: Apr 28, 1840. John MCEWEN, J.P. Rec. May 25, 1841. Notation made at bottom: "On Margin of Old Record Misc. 13, Page 124". H. ROUNTREE, Recr.

Deed Book F, p. 232
Dated Mar 4, 1845

Indenture between Sidney BARTLETT and Caroline L., his wife, James REED [spelled READ below] and Hannah, his wife, all of Boston in Co. of Suffolk, MA, of the first part, release and quit claim unto Benjamin HATHAWAY of Plymouth, Co. of Plymouth and state aforesaid, of second part, right, title and interest in 720 total a. in Montgomery Co., IL lying in Twp. 8 N, R 5 W; also in Twp. 9 N, R 1 W; also in Twp. 10 N, R 1 W, situated N of the Baseline and W of the 3rd Prin. Mer. Signed: Sidney BARTLETT, Caroline L. BARTLETT, James READ, Hannah READ. Mar 4, 1845. Sealed & deliverd in Presence of: [notation written in - the word "paid" interlined between the seventh and eighth lines from the top and eleven words erased in the thirteenth line before signing] S. BOND, C.L.B.; G. BARTLETT Jr.; J. READ & H. REED [sic]; S. JOHNSON. Ack: 28 Apr, 1845. Caroline L. BARTLETT, wife of Sidney, and Hannah READ, wife of James, relinquished their dower. Signed: Wm. HALES, N.P. Rec. Dec 2, 1845. H. ROUNTREE, Recr.

Deed Book G, pp. 544-545
Dated Jan 9, 1849

Lewis BARTLETT & Benjamin BRAMHALL of Plymouth, Co. of Plymouth, State of MA to Joseph DAVIS, Co. of Montgomery, State of IL, his heirs & assigns, for $150, 2 tracts of land totaling 80 a. being in Twp. 10 N, Range 1 W, Co. of Montgomery, State of IL. Achsah K. BARTLETT, wife of Lewis, and Hannah L. BRAMHALL, wife of Benjamin, relinquish their right of dower. Signed: Lewis BARTLETT, Benj. BRAMHALL, Ashsah K. BARTLETT, Hannah L. BRAMHALL. [The day, month, year not filled in.] Wit: J. M. B. THOMAS?, Wm. THOMAS. Acknowledged: 9 January, AD, 1849. Signed: J. M. B. THOMAS, Clerk of the Supreme Judicial Court, County of Plymouth. Recorded June 4th, 1849. J. H. ROLSTON, Recr.

Deed Book H, pp. 518-520
Dated Dec 12, 1850

Eleaser S. BARTLETT, of Plymouth, Co. of Plymouth, MA to John S. HAYWARD, of Hillsboro, Montgomery Co., IL, $1.00, abt. 61-95/100 a. in Montgomery Co., being part of NE Qtr of Sec. 33 in Twp. 10 N, R 1 W [Audubon], etc. Evelina G. BARTLETT, wife of Eleaser, relinquishes her dower. Signed: Dec 11, 1850. Eleaser BARTLETT, Evelina G. BARTLETT. Wit: W. B. WINů??, Edwin INGLE? Ack: Dec 12, 1850. W. B. W..or M..nor? [illegible], Clerk, Jus..? County of Plymouth, MA. Rec. Dec 31, 1850. Robert W. DAVIS, Clk Cir Ct.

Deed Book I, pp. 175-176
Dated May 13, 1851

Eleaser S. BARTLETT, of Plymouth, Co. of Plymouth, MA to John S. HAYWARD, of Hillsboro, Montgomery Co., IL, for $850, lands in Montgomery Co., IL, to wit: 3 tracts totaling 320 a. in Twp. 9 N, R 1 W; also 4 tracts totaling 240 a. in Twp. 10 N, R 1 W. Evelina G., wife of Eleaser BARTLETT, relinquishes her dower. Signed: Eleazer [sic] S. BARTLETT, Evelina G. BARTLETT. Wit: Wm. H. WHITTMAN [spelled WHITTMAN and WHITMAN], Clk of Supreme Judicial Ct. May 13, 1851. Ack: May 13, 1851, Plymouth Co., MA. Signed: Wm. R. SEVER, J. P. Rec. May 31, 1851, Robert W. DAVIS, Cl. Cir. Ct. & Ex Off Recorder.

Deed Book I, pp. 337-338
Dated Sep 9, 1851

Lewis BARTLETT & Benjamin BRAMHALL, of Plymouth, Plymouth Co., MA, to John S. HAYWARD, Hillsboro, Montgomery Co., IL, for $250, part of the NW Qtr of Sec. 34, etc., [in Audubon] containing 134-50/100 ac.; part of the SW Qtr, etc., of Sec. Twenty Seven [Audubon] containing 1-59/100 ac.; also, 4 tracts totaling 400 a., all being in Twp. 10 N, Range 1 W. Achsah K. BARTLETT, wife of Lewis, and Hannah L. BRAMHALL, wife of Benjamin, relinquish their right of dower. Signed: Lewis BARTLETT, Achsah K. BARTLETT, Benj. BRAMHALL, Hannah L. BRAMHALL. Wit: W. H. WHITMAN. Sep 9, 1851. Acknowledged: Sep 9, 1851, Plymouth Co., MA. Signed: Wm. H. WHITMAN, Clerk of Superior Judicial Court. Recorded Oct 14th, 1851, Robert W. DAVIS, Clerk Cir. Court & Ex Officio Recorder, M.C. Ill.



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