Susannah Mosby to/deed Strother Kendall

 This indenture made this twelfth day of August Eighteen Hundred and Forty One between Susannah Mosby widow of Wade Mosby dec’d of Virginia on the one part and Strother Kendall of the other part of the County of Fleming and State of Kentucky witnesseth that the said Susannah Mosby for and in consideration of the sum of forty dollars to her in hand the receipt whereof is herby acknowledged has granted bargained and sold and by these presents doth grant bargain sell and confirm unto the said Strother Kendall his heirs and assigns all her dower in a tract or parcel of land situated and being in the county of Fleming on the water of Fleming Creek containing one hundred and twenty two acres and fifty poles and bounded as follows to wit.  Beginning at a beech tree in Harper (?) line and running thence South 70 degrees East 89 poles to a stone then North 81 degrees East 99 poles to a beech tree thence North 10 degrees East 78 poles to a beech and sugar tree thence North 70 degrees West 161 poles to a stone and beech tree in Bishops line thence South 19 West 126-1/2 poles to the beginning.  Together with all and singular the premises belonging or in any wise assertaining.  To have and to hold the land hereby conveyed and the appurtenances unto the said Susannah Mosby for herself and her heirs and assigns the above described tract of land and premises unto the said Strother Kendall his heirs and assigns against the claim or claims of all and every person or persons whatsoever claiming under him.  Shall and will forever warrant and defend by these present.  In witness whereof the said Susannah Mosby has hereunto set her hand & seal the day and date above written.

Susannah Mosby

By Joseph Patterson

her attorney in fact

Kentucky Fleming County ____(?)

I William Dudley clerk of the court for the county aforesaid certify that this deed from Susannah Mosby to Strother Kendall was this day produced before me and determined by Joseph Patterson her attorney in fact to be her act & deed of the same with this certificate is duly recorded in my office.  Given under my hand this 12th day of August 1841.

W.T. Dudley Clerk


Submitted by Mickey Teising