John Templin to Sarah Ellen McGinnis
Know all men by these presents that I John Templin of the County of Ross, State of Ohio, inconsideration of the sum of Five hundred dollars to me paid by Sarah Ellen McGinnis of the County of Ross, State of Ohio have bargained and sold, and do hereby grant and convey unto the said Sarah Ellen McGinnis her heirs and assigns forever, the following premises situate in the County of Ross, in the State of Ohio, and in the Town of Frankfort, and bounded and described as follows, to wit; Seventeen feet, 3-1/2 inches of the South side of in lot number six (No. 6) in the Town of Frankfort, fronting on Westfall Street and running back full width to an alley. Also twenty eight of the North side of in lot number Seven (No. 7) fronting on Westfall Street, running back to an alley the boundaries of which will more fully appear, reference being had to the recorded plat of said Town as recorded in the Recorders Office of Ross County, Ohio. To have and to hold said premises with the appurtenances tracks unto the said Sarah Ellen McGinnis her heirs and assigns forever, and the said John Templin for himself and his heirs doth hereby covenant with said Sarah Ellen McGinnis her heirs and assigns that he is lawfully seized of the premises aforesaid, that said premises are free and clear from all in cumbrances whatsoever, and that he will forever warrant and defend the same with the appurtenances, unto the said Sarah Ellen McGinnis her heirs and assigns against the lawful claims of all persons whosoever. In testimony whereof the said John Templin hath here unto set his hand and seal this eight day of April, in the year of our Lord, one thousand and eight hundred and sixty-nine.
Signed, sealed and acknowledged in presence of
Samuel McGinnis, James Sutherland.
John Templin (Seal)
The State of
Before me James Sutherland a Justice of the Peace in and for said County, personally appeared the above named John Templin and acknowledged the signing and sealing of the foregoing conveyance to be his voluntary act and deed, this eighth day of April A.D. 1869, as witness my hand.
Justice of the Peace
Recd. For record
Copy of Deed from Robert J. McGinnis