William Shannon ot Gardner Ellison
William Shannon to Gardner Ellison March 24, 1840
Source; Robertson County, Tennessee Deed Book 2, p.60.
Transcribed by Larry Hallstrom
I William Shannon have this day Bargained & sold & do hereby Transfer and Convey to Gardner Ellison and his heirs forever for the consideration of Twenty five dollars to him paid a Tract of land (ie) all the right title claim and interest that Alfred M. Crabtree had in and to a Tract of land in the State of Tennessee Robertson County district no. Eleveth (sic) Containing by estimation [blank] acres more or less it being part of a Tract of land whereon Benjamin Crabtree last lived before his death To have and to hold to the said Gardner Ellison his heirs and assigns forever. I do covenant with the said Gardner Ellison that I am lawfully Seized of said land have a good right to convey it and that the same is unencumbered. I do further covenant and bind myself my heirs and Representatives to Warrant and forever defend the title to said land and any part thereof to the said Gardner Ellison his heirs and assigns against the lawful Claims of all persons Whatever. This 23rd day of January 1840.
William Shannon (seal)
State of TennesseeWm Seal, Clk
Robertson County Personally appeared before William Seal Clerk of the County Court for the County aforesaid William Shannon the above named bargainor with whom I am personally acquainted and who acknowledged that he executed the same for the purposes thereon Contained.
Witness my hand at office This 15th day of February 1840.
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