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Edgar County, Illinois
Land Deeds


These are folks from Ohio who are listed in Deed Book #1, 1825-1832 in Edgar County:

22 Apr 1825 - Benjamin WHITCOM (or Whitcurn) of Preble Co, Ohio, to James ALLEN, of Butler Co. Ohio; witnessed by James MCCLUNG and Sarah SUTTON of Preble Co. (v1, p.101-103)

14 Oct 1829 - Aaron
JOHNSON & wife Phebe of Fayette Co, Ohio to Reuben WILLSON of Lewis Co, Va. Witnesses: Sam. LEIFBOURROW & Sarah DORY of Fayette Co, Ohio (v1, p. 447-448)

3 Nov 1830 - Gideon
MINOR of Clermont Co, Ohio, from Edward D. MINOR & wife Hester of Rush County, Indiana (v1, p. 315-316)

1 Apr 1830 - James & Charlotte
ALLEN of Preble Co, Ohio to Jesse ALLEN: witnesses: Elisha STUBBS & Robert WASHINGTON of Preble Co, Ohio. (v1, p323)

30 Nov 1830 - Jesse
ALLEN of Butler Co, Ohio to Jonathan MAYO of Edgar Co, Ill. (v1, p340-341)

7 Nov 1831 - Otis
McCULLOCK to Otis McCONKEY, both of Edgar Co, Ill., deed recorded 3 Dec 1831, but witnesses to said deed could not appear, John H. MOORE being in State of Ohio and James McMULLOCH Jr. being in Massachusetts. (v1, p468)

1 Apr 1831 - Lemuel
STEPHENSON of Clermont Co, Ohio, from William GORDON & wife Frances of Edgar Co., Ill (v1, p594-595)

6 June 1831 - Lemuel
STEPHENSON & wife Florence of Clermont Co, Ohio, to Abraham CONREY of Edgar Co Ill. Witnesses: Clarence N. YOUNG, Clerk of Clermont Co Ohio; deed actually recorded on 9 July 1904 (v1, p620)

18 July 1832 - Lemuel
STEPHENSON of Clermont Co, Ohio, from Jonathan T. STEPHENSON & wife Rachel of Edgar Co, Ill (v1. p602-603)
[Originally Transcribed by A. Joyce Brown and published by The Ohio Genealogical Society, THE REPORT, Vol. XXV - 1985 - Nos. 1, 2, 3 & 4. Transcribed for Genealogy Trails by K.T.]

Isaac Sanford -- Claim for Bounty Land
Document addressed To Mr. Isaac Sanford, Paris, Edgar County, Illinois; Dated Nov. 9, 1848; From The Pension Office, J. L. Edwards, Comissioner of Pensions.
You are hereby notified that your claim under the 9th section of the act of Feb. 11, 1847, allowing bounty land or scrip, at the option of the claimant, has been allowed, and the Commissioner of the General Land Office has been duly notified thereof. He will give you further information on the subject in due time.
I am respectfully,
Your obedient servant,
J. L. Edwards,
Commissioner of Pensions.
# 34.799
[Source: "The Isaac Sandford family: 1796-1975" by Phillip F. Schlee; 1975 - Transcribed by K. Torp]


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