Received for Record Oct 3rd 1871 at 11 o'clock
Rush County Deed Record
February 1871 - October 1874
Book 8 page 67
This Indenture Witnesseth That St. Clair Ensminger
and Sarah Ensminger his wife, John S. Wilson and
Melvina Wilson his wife, Noble Wilson and Lydia Wilson
his wife and Catherine Wilson of Shelby & Rush County in the State of Indiana Release and Quit claim to
Susan Wilson and Ann Maria Wilson of Rush County in the State of Indiana for the sum of Seven Thousand Two Hundred Dollars the following Real Estate in Rush County in the State of Indiana towit - The East half of the South East Quarter of Section Twenty six (26) and the West half of the South West Quarter of Section twenty five (25) and Forty three and one half (43 1/2) acres off of the South end of the West half of the North West Quarter of said Section twenty five (25) all in Township Twelve (12) North of Range Eight (8) East containing Five Hundred and three and one half acres the same being the land of which Thomas Wilson of Said County died seized. This Deed being a conveyance of a Grantors interests in said lands as widow and heirs.
In witness Whereof The said St.Clair Ensminger
Sarah his wife John S. Wilson and Melvina his wife
Noble Wilson and Lydia his wife and Catherine Wilson
have hereunto set their hands and seals this 10" day of August 1871
St.Clair Ensminger (SEAL)
State of Indiana
Sarah her X Ensminger (SEAL)
Catherine Wilson (SEAL)
John S. Wilson (SEAL)
Melvina Wilson (SEAL)
Noble X Wilson (SEAL)
Melvina X Wilson (SEAL)
Shelby County SS
Before me William Z. Conner
a Notary Public in and for said County this 10" day of August 1871 St. Clair Ensminger
Sarah Ensminger John S. Wilson Melvina Wilson and
Catherine Wilson acknowledged the execution of the annexed Deed.
William Z. Conner Notary Public (SEAL)
State of Illinois
Jasper County SS
I Robert Leach Clerk of the County Court in and for the County and State aforesaid hereby certify that Noble Wilson & Lydia Wilson who are personally known to me as the same persons whose names are subscribed to the foregoing Deed appeared before me this day in person and acknowledged that they signed sealed and delivered the said instrument of writing as their free and voluntary act for the use and purposes therein set forth.
Given under my hand and official seal this 31st day of August A.D. 1871.
Robert Leach Clerk
I certify that Deed of which the above is a true copy was duly & lawful as provided by Congress and recorded Oct 4" 1871 at 10 A.M. D. M. K.
Contributed by Barb Huff for Bob McKenzie
Guardianship of Ensminger Minors