N Gann to W Gann

Nathan Gann Senior
To William Gann Senior May 5, 1817
Book K, pgs. 353-355 Clarke County, GA

This indenture made this fifth day of May eighteen hundred and seventeen between Nathan Gann Senior of the state of Georgia and county of Clark of the one part and William Gann Senior of the same state and county of the other part. Witnesseth that the said Nathan Gann for and in consideration of the sum of five hundred dollars by the said William Gann to him in hand paid at and before the signing sealing and delivering of these presents the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged hath granted bargained sold released remised and for ever quit claim and by these presents doth grant bargain sell release remise and forever quit claim unto the said William Gann his heirs and assigns all that tract or parcel of land lying and being in the county and state aforesaid on the oconee river containing one hundred fifty acres and bounded as follows Beginning at a Hickory on the bank on the said river near the mouth of a small branch running thence S 16 W 40 chains to a Persimmon thence S 30 W 25 chains to a hickory on the bank of McNutts Creek thence N 45 W 24 chains to a white oak thence N 15 E 44 chains to a white oak on a branch thence to the Beginning including the Spring the said William now makes use of on the north side of the last mentioned branch being part of a tract of land granted to Horatio Marbury October the 10th 1785 To have and to hold the said tract or parcell of land with all the rights members and appurtenances thereunto belonging or in any wise appurtaining unto the said William Gann his heirs and assigns to the only proper use benefit and behoof of him the said William Gann his heirs and assigns forever And the said Nathan Gann the said tract or parcell of land together with all and singular the rights members and appurtenances thereof to the said William Gann his heirs and assigns against the claim of said Nathan Gann his heirs and assigns or any person claiming by through or under him or them shall and will warrant and forever defend by these presents. In witness whereof the said Nathan Gann hath hereunto set his hand and seal the day and year first above written

Signed Sealed and Acknowledged before us

John Weir
D. Sims J.P.
his
Nathan X Gann (seal)
mark
Recorded 14th July 1817

Submitted by Wesley Gann