Carroll County Land Deed
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The following douments were thaken fom Carrol County Court record
books and are unedited documents.
Book # 4
Know all men by these presents that We Miles R. Roberts and
wife Caroline Roberts of the County of Carroll and State of Tennessee have
this day bargained and sold to John Auvenshine of the same County and State
for the consideration of four hun-dred dollars which he has paid me two
hunderd dollars in hand, and has executed his note to me for the balance
as follows. first due the 25th day of December 1872 for one hundred dollars.
the 2nd due December the 25th 1873 for one hundred dollars, the receipt
of which is here by acknowledged have baragined and sold and conveyed
unto the said John Auvenshine a certain tract or parcel of land contaning
fifty acres be the same more or less being in the County of Carroll
and State of Tennessee and in the 17th district and on the head waters
of Allens Creek and bounded as follows beginning on the South West
Corner of the Same and the North West Corner of the J A Chandler
a Stake in J.W. Walters East boundary line with Post Oak and Black Oak
pointers then eo North with J.W. Walters and J.S. Taylors East boundary
160 poles to a Stake with Black Jack pointers then eo East with Isaac Rowlances
heirs South boundary 50 poles to a Stake with pointers then eo South 160
poles to a Stake in J A Chandlers North boundary with Post and Black pointers
then eo West with Chandlers North boundary 50 poles to the beginning
. To have and to hold unto the same John Auvenshine and his heirs forever
to thier only use and behoof. We futhermore bind ourselves our heirs
Excutor or administrators forever to warrant and defened the title
of Said lands to the Said John Auvenshine against the claims of all others
whatsoever may be . A lien is hereby retained on Said land until
the balance of the purchase money is paid on the Same.
In witness whereunto I Set my hand and affix my seal this March
the 16th 1872.
Assigned in presence of
Miles R Roberts
Nancy C Roberts
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