Abstract of Circuit Court Record Books August 1863 - June 1864

GREENE COUNTY, MISSOURI, CIRCUIT COURT CASES

Adjourned Term 1863

Wednesday September 30, 1863.
Court met pursuant to adjournment present Hon. John S. Waddill Judge of the 14th Judicial District, M.J. Hubble Clerk of said Court, John A. Mack Circuit Attorney and Thomas A. Reed Sheriff of said County when and where the following proceedings were had:

p 199
ADJOURNED TERM September 30, 1863.
on motion of D.C. Dade, James Baker is allowed to sign the roll of attorneys in this Court and become one of the Members of this Bar.

Josiah Leedy Plaintiff
vs                                                   Civil Action
John S. Kimbrough Defendant
Now at this day comes the Plaintiff by attorney and by leave of Court dismisses this cause. It is therefore considered by the Court that Defendant have and recover of and from Plaintiff his costs in this behalf laid out and expended for which execution may issue.

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BOOK F
ADJOURNED TERM
September 30, 1863.
p 200.
Now at this day comes Alsey oneal who being sworn says that his want of appearance at the last term of this Court was not through contempt of this Court whereupon the fine heretofore assessed against said oneal is by the Court remitted and he goes hence without day.

Now at this day comes the Grand Jury into Court and through their foreman and in presence of their body returned into Court Bills of Indictment the following:

State of Missouri
vs                                                   Treason against the State
William Gray

State of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Treason
Enos Pipkin
Three other undisclosed indictments. Which said Indictments were by the Court ordered to be filed and Capias ordered to issue.

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Warren H. Graves Plaintiff
vs                                                   Civil Action
James F. Brown Defendant
Now at this day this cause coming on to be heard and it appearing from the petition of the Plaintiff that the notes sued on were executed by said Defendant to Plaintiff for the following described real estate, viz: commencing at the SE corner Section 14 Township 29 Range 22 and thence West on the section line dividing sections 14 & 23, 40 rods to a beginning point commencing at this point run West 20 rods and North 28 rods on to the center of an alley dividing the lands now owned by Allen Mitchell said Warren H. Graves, thence east along the center of said alley 20 rods, thence South to the place of beginning containing 3 1/2 acres reserving on the side streets and alleys also right of way for SouthWest Branch Railroad.And it also appearing that the Plaintiff had at the time of said purchase executed his bond to Defendant binding himself to make to Defendant a sufficient Deed to said land when said notes were fully paid and it further appears to the Court that said real estate had been sold under an execution in favor of John How against said Defendant and at said sale bought by said John How and it also appears from Plaintiff's petition that the Defendant had since said purchase of the Plaintiff made valuable improvements on said lot and the said Defendant having filed his answer to Plaintiff's petition by which he says the facts stated in Plaintiff's petition are true and that he is justly indebted to Plaintiff the amount of said notes less condition on the same and interest and asks the Court to render judgment for Plaintiff for the same and foreclose the Equity of Redemption in said real estate.The Court therefore sitting as a Jury doth find that the facts above stated as set forth in Plaintiff's petition and as admitted by Defendants answer are true and doth further find from an examination of the notes sued on that Defendant is indebted to Plaintiff in the sum of $675 debt and also $325.25 damage. It is therefore considered adjudged and decreed by the Court that Plaintiff have and recover of and from Defendant his said debt and damage and also costs and that this judgment bear 10% interest and that the Equity of Redemption in said real estate be foreclosed and that the same be sold as the law directs and if after paying the judgment, interest and costs any remain that the same be paid to the said John How and that a special fi fa issue to sell the same and default of said lot paying the same that a general fi fa issue against Defendant for the balance of said execution.

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BOOK F
SEPTEMBER ADJOURNED TERM
p 202.
Ordered by the Court that Court adjourned untill tomorrow morning 9 oclock.
John S. Waddill C.J.
Thursday October 1, 1863.
Court met pursuant to adjournment. Present as on yesterday.

Samuel A. Doss Plaintiff
vs                                                   Civil Action
John Turner Defendant
Now at this day comes the Plaintiff by attorney and it appearing to the satisfaction of the Court that the Defendant had been served with notice by publication in the Springfield Missourian, a newspaper published in the State of Missouri for four weeks successively the last insertion at least four weeks before the first day of the present term of this Court and having failed to plead, answer or demur to Plaintiff's petition the same is taken as confessed and this action being founded on a promissory note signed by Defendant the Court doth find from an examination of the same that Defendant is indebted to Plaintiff in the sum of $300 debt and also $77.50 damage. It is ther fore considered by the Court that Plaintiff have and recover of and from the Defendant his said debt and damage as well as cost in this behalf laid out and expended and that a special fi fa issue against the land heretofore attached in this cause, viz.: S 1/2 SW of SE Section Il Township 30 Range 24 NE SW Section 23 Township 30 Range 24 and SW SE Section 23 Township 30 Range 24 SW SW Section 14 Township 30 Range 24 and all or so rnuch therefore as is necessary be sold to satisfy said execution.

p 203.
State of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Selling Goods Without License
Charles Lini Defendant
Now at this day comes the Circuit Attorney who prosecutes on behalf of the State and says he is unwilling to further prosecute this cause but suffer the same to be dismissed. It is therefore considered by the Court that the State take nothing by her said Writ and Defendant go hence without day.

Nancy Davis Plaintiff
vs                                                   Civil Action
Newland A. Davis Defendant
Now at this day comes William P. Davis by attorney and by leave of Court suggests the death of Plaintiff and shows by affidavit that William P. Davis has been legally appointed admin. of the estate of said Nancy Davis. It is therefore ordered by the Court that said William P. Davis be substituted as Plaintiff in this cause.

p 204.
William P. Davis, administrator of
estate Nancy Davis, Deceased Plaintiff
vs                                                   Civil Action
Newland P. Davis Defendant
Now at this day comes the Plaintiff by attorney and it appearing to the satisfaction of the Court that the Defendant had been notified by publication in the Springfield Journal, a newspaper published in the State of Missouri for four weeks successively the last issue at least four weeks before the first day of the present term of this Court and having failed to plead, answer or demur to Plaintiff's petition the same is taken as confessed and this action being founded on a promissory note signed by the Defendant the Court doth find from an examination of the same that Defendant is indebted to the Plaintiff in the sum of $444.56 debt and also $141.82 damage. It is
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BOOK F
OCTOBER ADJOURNED TERM
p 204 (continued)
therefore considered by the Court that Plaintiff have and recover of and from the Defendant his said debt and damage as well as costs in this behalf laid out and expended and that a special fi fa issue against the following described real estate,vis: W 1/2 Lot 1 NW fcl 1/4 and E 1/2 Lot 1 NW fcl 1/4 Section 1 Township 29 Range 22 and N 1/2 NE 1/4 Section 2 Township 29 Range 22 attached at the commencement of this suit as the property of Defendant and all or so much thereof as is necessary be sold to satisfy the same.

p 205.
T.J. Bailey Plaintiff
vs                                                   Civil Action
J.S. Kimbrough Defendant
Now at this day comes on to be heard the motion to strike out Defendant's amended answer heretofore filed and all and singular the premises being seen and fully understood by the Court said motion is by the Court sustained and leave is given Defendant to file a motion to strike out part of Plaintiff's petition and Defendant has leave to plead tomorrow morning.

Now at this day M.J. McDaniel having been summoned by the Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri to serve on a Jury and not appearing when called, he is by the Court fined five dollars.

State of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Petty Larceny
R.A.M. Rose Defendant
Now at this day comes the parties by attorney and by consent of parties this cause is continued until next term of this Court.

State of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Grand Larceny
R.A.M. Rose Defendant
Now at this day comes the prosecuting attorney who prosecutes and the Defendant in his own proper person by attorney and by consent of parties this cause is continued until the next term of this Court.

Achilles Vaughn Plaintiff
vs                                                   Civil Action
James K. Horn, William S.
Milks & Charles A. Haden Defendants
Now at this day this cause coming on to be heard and the Court having been of counsel in this cause a change of venue is by the Court awarded to the Probate and Common Pleas Court of Greene County, Missouri.

Bank of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Civil Action
John Lair & G.P. Shackleford Defendants
Now at this day comes the Plaintiff by attorney and suggests to the Court the death of G.P. Shackleford one of the Defendants in this cause and asks that William S. Norfleet and Bedford W. Henslee admin of said estate be substituted as parties Defendant in cause and that they be notified by the Clerk of this Court of the same.

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BOOK F.
OCTOBER ADJOURNED TERM
p 206.
State of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Treason against the State
Thomas F. Layton Defendant
Now at this day comes Thomas F. Layton and John L. McCracken and John S. Kimbrough and acknowledge themselves each to owe and stand indebted to the State of Missouri in the sum of $2500 to be levied of their respective goods and chattels, land and tenements for the benefit of the State of Missouri but to be void on condition that the said Thomas F. Layton be and appear at the next term of this Court at the Court House in the town of Springfield and on the first day of said term which will be begun and held on the fourth Monday in January A.D. 1864 and answer to an indictment preferred against him by the Grand Jury of said County for the crime of Treason Against the State and not depart said Court without leave otherwise to remain in full force.

p 207.
State of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Selling Liquor Without License
William H. Worrell Defendant
Now at this day comes the Circuit Attorney and also the Defendant in person and by attorney and having announced themselves ready for trial thereupon came a Jury, viz:Josiah Cunningham, E.P. Gott, Jesse Mankins, Eli Spoon, J.R. Ray, W.J. Bradley, William Woodward, L.S. Whitlock, F.M, Watson, N.J. Cox, Alsey oneal and John J. Campbell, twelve good and lawful men who being duly elected tried and sworn to well and truly try the issue joined and having heard the testimony and upon their oath say "We the Jury find the Defendant guilty and assess his fine at $75."It is therefore considered by the Court that the State of Missouri have and recover of and from the Defendant her said fine assessed by the Jury as well as costs in this behalf laid out and expended for which execution may issue.

State of Missouri Plaintiff
vs
William H Worrell Selling Liquor without License
Now at this day comes the Defendant by attorney and by leave of Court files his motion for a new trial in this cause.

p 208.
Ordered by the Court that Court adjourn till tomorrow morning 8 o'clock.
John S. Waddill C J
Friday October 2nd 1863
Court met pursuant to adjournment, present as on yesterday.

Bank of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Civil Action
G.P. Shackleford, B.H.
Woodson & John Lair Defendants
Now at this day comes the Plaintiff by attorney and on his motion William S. Norfleet and Bedford W. Henslee admin on estate of G.F. Shackleford are made parties Defendant in this cause and it is ordered by the Court that the Clerk notify them of said substitution.

p 209.
State of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Treason Against The State
William Gray Defendant
Now at this day comes the Defendant in his own proper person and R.C. Prenty and Edward L. Weaver as his security and acknowledge themselves each to owe and stand
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BOOK F
OCTOBER ADJOURNED TERM
2 October 1863.
p 209 (continued)
indebted to the State of Missouri in the sum of $2500 to be levied of their respective goods and chattels, lands and tenements for the benefit of the State of Missouri but to be void upon the condition that the said William Gray shall be and make his personal appearance at the next term of this Court which will commence on the fourth Monday in January 1864 and on the first day thereof answer to a Bill of Indictment preferred against him by the Grand Jury of Greene County, Missouri, for committing Treason Against the State and not depart said Court without leave otherwise to remain in full force.

p 210.
John W. Perry & Monroe Ross Plaintiffs
vs
W.H. Payne Defendant
Now at this day comes the Defendant by attorney and it appearing to the satisfaction of the Court that at the last term of this Court the Plaintiff had been required to give security for the Prosecution of this cause on or before 60 days before the first day of the present term of this Court and having failed to do on motion Defendants attorney said suit is dismissed for want of security for costs.

State of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Treason Against the State
Abner Hamblin Defendant
Now at this day comes the Defendant and Bedford W. Henslee and William II. Henslee as his securities and aknowledge themselves each to owe and stand indebted to the State of Missouri in the sum of $2000 eo be levied of their respective goods and chattels, lands and tenements for the benefit of the State of Missouri but to be void upon the conditition that the said Abner Hamblin shall be and make his personal appearance at the next term of this Court which will commence on the fourth Monday in January 1864 and on the first day thereof answer to a Bill of Indictment preferred against him by the Grand Jury of Greene County, Missouri, for committing Treason Against the State and not depart said Court without leave otherwise to remain in full force.

State of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Selling Liquor Without License
W.H. Worrell Defendant
Now at this day comes on to be heard the motion heretofore filed for a new trial in this cause and all and singular the premises being seen and fully understood by the Court said motion is by the Court sustained.

p 211.
State of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Selling Liquor Without License Mo. 2.
W.H. Worrell Defendant
Now at this day comes the Defendant by attorney and by leave of Court files his motion to quash the indictment in this cause.

State of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Selling Liquor Without License Mo. 3.
W.H. Worrell Defendant
Now at this day comes the Defendant by attorney and by leave of Court files his motion to quash the indictment in this cause.

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BOOK F
OCTOBER ADJOURNED TERM
P 211.
State of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Selling Liquor Without License Mo. 4.
W.H. Worrell Defendant
Now at this day comes the Defendant by attorney and by leave of Court files his motion to quash the indictment in this cause.

State of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Selling Liquor Without License Mo. 5.
W.H. Worrell Defendant
Now at this day comes the Defendant by attorney and by leave of Court files his motion to quash the indictment in this cause.

State of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Selling Liquor Without License Mo. 6.
W.H. Worrell Defendant
Now at this day comes the Defendant by attorney and by leave of Court files his motion to quash the indictment in this cause.

State of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Selling Liquor Without License Mo. 7.
W.H. Worrell Defendant
Now at this day comes the Defendant by attorney and by leave of Court files his motion to quash the indictment in this cause.

State of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Selling Liquor Without License Mo. 8.
W.H. Worrell Defendant
Now at this day comes the Defendant by attorney and by leave of Court files his motion to quash the indictment in this cause.

State of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Selling Liquor Without License Mo. 9.
W.H. Worrell Defendant
Now at this day comes the Defendant by attorney and by leave of Court files his motion to quash the indictment in this cause.

State of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Selling Liquor Without License Mo. 10.
W.H. Worrell Defendant
Now at this day comes the Defendant by attorney and by leave of Court files his motion to quash the indictment in this cause.

State of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Selling Liquor Without License Mo. 11.
W.H. Worrell Defendant
Now at this day comes the Defendant by attorney and by leave of Court files his motion to quash the indictment in this cause.

p 212.
Bank of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Civil Action
William Hancock, W.H. Henslee
admin of A. Hamblin Defendant
Now at this day comes on to be heard the motion of Defendant Hamblin to arrest judgment
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BOOK F
OCTOBER ADJOURNED TERM
p 212 (continued)
heretofore filed in this cause and all and singular the premises being seen and fully understood by the Court said motion is by the Court overruled.

Bank of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Civil Action
William H. Henslee admin Abner Hamblin,
Ripley B. Weaver Defendants
Now at this day comes the motion to be heard to arrest the Judgment heretofore filed by Defendant Hamblin and all and singular the premises being seen and fully understood by the Court said motion is by the Court overruled.

p 213.
State of Missouri Plaintiff
vs                                                   Gaming
Thomas J. Andrews Defendant
It is ordered by the Court that Defendant be discharged from his recognizance and go hence without day.

Thomas J. Chambers Plaintiff
vs                                                   Civil Action
Joseph M. Carthel et al Defendants
Now at this day comes the Defendant by attorney and by leave of Court files his motion to set aside the Judgment heretofore rendered in this cause to quash the execution and to set aside the sale heretofore rendered in this cause.

p 213/214 Saturday, October 3, 1863
William B. Farmer Plaintiff
vs                                                   Civil Action
Spencer B. Dickerson &
Franklin J. Abernathy Defendants
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, into Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to William Fl. Henslee for the following described real estate viz: beginning at the NE corner of a lot owned by Mary Posten on Boonville Street, Springfield, Missouri, thence north with said street 601/2 feet, thence West 200 feet, thence South 601/2 feet, thence East to the beginning.He, the said Henslee, being the purchaser of said land under an execution issued from the Clerk's Office of County and State aforesaid, in favor of William B. Farmer and against Spencer B. Dickerson and Franklin J. Abernathy.

p 214.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, into Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to John H. Doran to the following described real estate viz: beginning 31 feet off of the North side of North 1/2 of Lot No. 2 of Block No. 1 in the City of Springfield, Greene County, Missouri, the same lying on Water Street and East of Boonville Street and said Doran being the purchaser of said land under an execution issued from the Circuit Clerk's Office of County and State aforesaid in favor of the Bank of the State of Missouri and against Lewis A.D. Crenshaw and Josiah Leedy.

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BOOK F
OCTOBER ADJOURNED TERM
p 214.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to Thomas J. Bailey to the following described real estate, viz: to the undivided interest of J.N. Campbell viz, SE 1/4 of SE 1/4 Section 6 NE 1/4 of SE 1/4 & NW 1/4 of SE 1/4 of Section 6 TWP 29 Range 20 Lots I and NE fcl 1/4 and Lot 2 NW 1/4 SW 1/4 of SW 1/4 and NW 1/4 of SW 1/4 & NE of SW & SE 1/4 of SW & SE of SE 1/4 & SW SE& NW SE 1/4 & NE 1/4 of SE 1/4 and Lot 1 NW fclt all in Section 5 TWP 29 Range 20 and NE NE & SE of NE & NW of NE & NE NW & NW NW & SW NW & SE NW & W SW all in Section 8 TWP 29 Range 20 & NW SW & SW SW Section 4 TWP 29 Range 20 & NW NW & NE E Section 9 TWP 29 Range 20 also the undivided interest of L.A. Campbell in and to the following described land viz: NE NW & SE NW & SE SE & SW SE & NW SE & NE SE Section 24 TWP 29 Range 22 & NW NW & NE NW & SE NW & SW NW Section 25 TWP 29 Range 22 & NW NW & NE NW & SW NW & SE NW Section 19 TWP 29 Range 21 NW NW & NE NW & SE NW & SW NW Section 32 TWP 29 Range 21 & SW NE & SE NE & NE NE & NW NE & SW SW & NW SW & NE SW of Section 29 TWP 29 Range 21. The said Bailey being the purchaser of said land under an execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court for the County and State aforesaid against John N. Campbell and L.A. Campbell and in favor of Thomas J. Bailey.

p 215.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to the following described real estate viz NW 1/4 of SE 1/4 of Section 25 Township 28 Range 22, E. Baker being the purchaser of said land under an execution issued from the Circuit Clerk's Office of said County in favor of Charles Sheppard, Joseph R. Kimbrough and E.L. Weaver and against John L. Wallace.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to John W. Wadlow to the following described real estate, viz: W 1/2 SW 1/4 & E 1/2 SE 1/4 & NW SE 1/4 Section 22 & W 1/2 SE 1/4 Section 20 all in TWP 30 Range 23.Said Wadlow being the purchaser of said land under an execution issued from the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of County and State aforesaid in favor of Elisha Headlee public administration and against B.C. Hardin and David Snodgrass and Morris R. Hardin. Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to Thomas J. Bailey to the following described real estate viz: SE 1/4 of SE 1/4 Section 6 Township 29 Range 21, said Bailey being the purchaser of said land under an execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of E.G. Parris admin de bonis non J. Young and against John Lair.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to Thomas J. Whitlock to the following described real estate viz: SW 1/4 SE 1/4 and NW SE of Section 5 Township 29 Range 21, said Whitlock being the purchaser of said land under an execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court for County and State aforesaid in favor of Thomas J. Bailey and against Lemuel H. Freeman.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to L.A.D. Crenshaw and T.B. Holland to the following described real estate viz Lot No 2 Block No 1 in the Fairgrounds Addition to Springfield, Mo.Said Crenshaw and Holland being the purchasers of said land under an execution from the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of Thomas J. Whitlock and against William A. Campbell and Samuel S. Vinton.

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BOOK F
OCTOBER ADJOURNED TERM
p 216.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to T.B. Holland to the following real estate viz: beginning on the western boundary line of the SW 1/4 Section 24 TWP 29 Range 22 12 poles North of NW corner of a tract of land of 2 acres deeded by J.R. Campbell to Greene County for a grave yard thence South 94 65/100 poles, thence East 71 poles, thence 94 65/100 poles, thence West 71 poles to the beginning, thence South 25 31/100 poles, thence West 6 96/100 poles, thence North 25 31/100 poles , thence West 96/100 poles, thence North 25 31/100 poles, thence East to the beginning, also beginning at the NW corner of N 1/2 of NE 1/4 of NE Section 23 TWP 29 Range 22, thence East 28 1/3 poles to beginning corner, thence North 9 poles, thence East 125 feet, thence South 9 poles thence East 125 feet, thence South 9 poles, thence West 125 feet to beginning, said Holland being the purchaser of said land under an execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of the County and State aforesaid in favor of William G. Gray and against William H. Blakey and James R. Gray.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to Colley B. Holland to the following described real estate, viz: a portionof the lot composed of the South halves of Lots 53 & 54 Block No 14 second tier Lots in the City of Springfield begin ning at the SW corner Weirs Lot running South with Main Street to Walnut Street, thence 79 feet East, thence North to Weirs South line, thence West to the beginning said Holland being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the office of the Circuit Court Clerk of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of John S. Doak against Joshua M. Bailey.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to William J. McDaniel to the following described real estate, viz: NE 1/4 NE 1/4 Section 21 and NE SE Section 16 TWP 28 Range 22 said McDaniel being the purchaser of said land under an execution issued from the office of the Circuit Court Clerk of County and State aforesaid in favor of Jacob Garason and against Joseph M. Carthel.

p 217.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to William J. McDaniel to the following described real estate, viz beginning on the South side of the first East and West alley South of the Public Square in Springfield 1271/2 feet from said Square on the East side of Main South Street thence running East with the said alley 1171/2 feet, thence South 25 feet thence West 1171/2 feet thence north 25 feet to the place of beginning, it being a part of Block 14 Lot 44 in Second Tier of Lots of Town Plat lying and being in the City of Springfield, Greene County, Missouri, said McDaniel being the purchaser of said land under an execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court for the County and State aforesaid in favor of Ann E. Young admin of estate of John Young deceased against Leonidas A. Campbell.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to Homer F. Fellows to the following described real estate, viz: NE NW and SE NW and NW NW Section 21 TWP 29 Range 23 he being the purchaser of said land under an execution issued from the office of the Circuit Court Clerk of County and State aforesaid in favor of James Hughes and against Homer F. Fellows.

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BOOK F
October Adjourned Term
p 217.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to Bedford W. Henslee to the following described real estate, viz: SW SE and NW SE Section 9 and NE SE and SE SE Section 17 TWP 29 Range 23 he being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the Circuit Clerk's office of the County and State aforesaid in favor of Elisha Headlee admins and against Samuel Fuibright, W.H. Coker, Ephraim R. Fulbright.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to Robert J. McElhaney to the following described real estate, viz: Beginning at the South corner of Section 24 TWP 29 Range 22 West, thence East 54 poles, thence North 69 poles 2 links, thence West 54 poles, thence South 69 poles and 2 links to the beginning. Said McElhaney being the purchaser of said land under an execution from the Circuit Court Clerk's Office of County and State aforesaid in favor of E.G. Parris admin de bonis non of J. Young and against .A. Campbell.

p 218.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to A.F. Ingram to the following described real estate, viz: beginning at the NE corner of a Lot of land sold by D.L. Fulbright to E.J. McAdams thence running West 25 poles, thence 11 poles 41/2 links, thence East 25 poles, thence North 11 rods 41/2 poles to the beginning being part of SE 1/4 NE 1/4 Section 23 TWP 29 Range 22 said A.F. Ingram being the purchaser of said land under four executions issued from the office of the Circuit Court Clerk of County and State aforesaid one in favor of Henry Massey and William McAdams and one in favor of Martin J. Hubble and one in favor of James W. Reacher against Henry Toney and one in favorHenry Sheppard and John S. Kimbrough and against Henry Toney and David F. Smith.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to James R. Danforth to the following described real estate, viz: the NE 1/4 of NW 1/4 and the SE 1/4 of the NW 1/4 Section 22 TWP 29 Range 22. Also, theE and W 1/2 of Lot No 1 NE fcl 1/4 and theE & W 1/2 of Lot No 2 NE fcl 1/4 Section 6 all in TWP 29 Range 21 Greene County, Missouri, said Danforth being the purchaser of said land under an execution issued from the Clerk's Office of the Circuit Court of said County and State in favor of James R. Danforth as administrator of Josiah F. Danforth deceased and against John Lair.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to the Bank of the State of Missouri to the following real estate, viz: the SW 1/4 NW 1/4 Section 15 TWP 29 Range 22. The SE 1/4 SE 14 the NE1/4 SE 1/4 Section 9, the SE 1/4 SW 1/4 the NW 1/4 NW 1/4 & SW 1/4 NW 1/4 Section 23 TWP 29 Range 22 &E 1/2 NW 1/4 NW 1/4 Sect 23. SW 1/4 SE 1/4 Sect 17 all in TWP 29 Range 23, said Bank being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the Clerk's Office of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of Elisha Headlee admin and against Samuel Fulbright, William H. Coker and Ephraim R. Fulbright.

p 218/219.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to Eli G. Paris to the following described real estate, viz: the E 1/2 of NE 1/4 and SW 1/4 of NE 1/4 Section 19, the NW 1/4 of NE 1/4 Section 29, the W 1/2 of SE 1/4 and the NW 1/4 and the NW 1/4 NE 1/4 Section 31 TWP 30 Range 22W, said Paris being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of Ann E. Young admin of John Young deceased and against William S. Baxley.

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BOOK F.
OCTOBER ADJOURNED TERM
p 219.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to the Bank of the State of Missouri to the following described real estate, viz: SE 1/4 of NE 1/4 Section 31 NW 1/4 NW 1/4 SW 1/4 of NW 1/4 SE 1/4 NW 1/4 Section 33 Township 29 Range 22 said Bank being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the Office of the Clerk of tbe Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of David Payne and against Benjamin W. Cannefax.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to Bedford W. Henslee to the following described real estate, viz: the W1/2 of Section 35 and E1/2 of NE 1/4 and E 1/2 of E1/2 of SE 1/4 Section 34 all in Township 29 Bange 22 part Of SW 1/4 Sect 26 Township 29 Range 22 and pt E 1/2 NE 1/4 Section 27 Township 29 Range 22. Also, Lot No 23 Block No 5 in City of Springfield said B.W. Henslee being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of William F. Young and against B.H. Woodson, James Norfleet & Jacob Shultz.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to the Bank of the State of Missouri to the following described real estate, viz: the NE 1/4 of SE 1/4 and NE 1/4 SE 1/4 Section 33, the SW 1/4 SW 1/4 & NW 1/4 SW 1/4 Section 34, the SW 1/4 of SE 1/4 & NW 1/4 of SE 1/4 Section 32, the SE 1/4 of SE 1/4 & SW 1/4 of SW 1/4 Section 30 SE 1/4 of SW 1/4 Section 25, the SW 1/4 SE 1/4 and NW1/4 SE 1/4 Section 34, the NE 1/4 of NE 1/4 the NW 1/4 of NE 1/4 the SW 1/4 of NE 1/4 and the SE 1/4 of NE 1/4 Section 33 all TWP 29 and NE 1/4 of NE 1/4 , the NW 1/4 of NE 1/4 , the SW 1/4 of NE 1/4 and the SE 1/4 of NE 1/4 Section 33 all in Township 29 and NE1/4 of NW 1/4 Section 5 and NE 1/4 of NW 1/4 Section 3 in Township 28 all in Range 22, Greene County, Missouri, said Bank being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of D.C. Allen admin of John L. Rainey, deceased and against Benjamin W. Cannefax.

p 220.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to the Bank of the State of Missouri to the following described real estate, viz:the E1/2 of Lot 1 E1/2 Lot 2 the NE 1/4 of of SW 1/4 the SE /14 of SW 1/4 the SE /14 of SW 1/4 and the NE 1/4 of SE 1/4 all in Section 5 Township 29 Range 21 W.Said Bank being the purchaser of the said real estate under an execution issued from the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of the Bank of the State of Missouri and against Lemuel H. Freeman and Gabriel M. Freeman.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to Bedford W. Henslee to the following described real estate, viz: a lot in the City of Springfield, Greene County, Missouri, bounded on East the Street running West and parallel to Boonville Street and by the tots of P.F. Denton and on the South and of Allen Mitchell on the West of and W.A. Shackleford on the North and containing 2 acres more or less, the said B.H. Henslee being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of Henry B. Elliott and against James Norfleet.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to Warren H. Graves and Robert P. Faulkner to the following described real estate, viz: N1/2 NE 1/4 Section 11 Township 29 Range 22, also, commencing 20 feet due South of SE corner of Lot No 67 in the town of
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OCTOBER ADJOURNED TERM
p 220 (continued)
Springfield, Greene County, Missouri, running thence due West about 74 feet to a point within so feet of William McAdams orchard fence, thence south 140 feet to a beginning said Warren G. Graves and Robert P. Faulkner being the purchasers for said real estate under an execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of Joseph Farrier and against James S. Jones, Warren H. Graves and Robert P. Faulkner.

p 220/221.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to Robert P. Faulkner to the following described real estate, viz: 50 acres off the North end of E 1/2 of SW 1/4 and the W 1/2 of the NW 1/4 and 20 acres off of the North end of W1/2 SW 1/4 Section 26 also E1/2 of the NE 1/4 and 20 acres off of the North end of E1/2 of SE 1/4 Section 27, except 50 acres off the North end of E 1/2 of NE 1/4 Section 27 and W 1/2 of NW 1/4 Section 26 Township 29 Range 22 in Greene County, Missouri.Said Robert P. Faulkner being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the Office of the Circuit Clerk of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of Robert P. Faulkner and against Jarvis M. Barker.

p 221.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to Zachariah Sims and John R. Earnest to the following described real estate, viz: Lot 1 NW fcl 1/4 and Lot 2 of the NW fcl 1/4 Section 7 in Township 29 Range 23.The said Zachariah Sims and John R. Earnest being the purchasers of said real estate made an execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of the Bank of the State of Missouri and against Marshall C. Murray.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to Henry Sheppard to the following described real estate, viz: the SE 1/4 of SE 1/4 and the SW 1/4 of the SE 1/4 Section 25 TWP 28 Range 22. Said Henry Sheppard being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of Sheppard, Kimbrough and Weaver and against John L. Wallace.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to John B. Perkins to the following described real estate, viz: NE 1/4 of NW 1/4 and SE 1/4 of NW 1/4 Section 24 Township 22 Range 22said J.B. Perkins being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of Elisha Headlee admins and against Samuel Fulbright, William II. Coker and Ephraim R. Fulbright.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to John B. Waddill to the following described real estate, viz: the NW 1/4 of the NE 1/4 of Section 34 Township 29 Range 22 said John B. Waddill being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of Elisha Headlee admin and against Samuel Fulbright, William H. Coker andEphraim R. Fulbright.

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BOOK F
OCTOBER ADJOURNED TERM
p 222.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to Harrison J. Lindenbower to the following described real estate, viz:6 17/160 acres of SE1/4 of NE1/4 of Section 23 TWP 29 Range 22 W commencing 42 1/2 feet from the SW corner of said 40 acre tract, thence running East 29 poles 15 links, thence North 33 poles, thence West 29 poles 15 links, thence South 33 poles to the beginning leaving a Street 30 feet wide on South and West side Said H.J. Lindenbower being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of Peter Hayden and Pollock Wilson and against Charles Carlton.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to Joseph W. McClurg to the following described real estate, viz: the SE 1/4 SE 1/4 Section 28 TWP 28 Range 23 and NE 1/4 SE 1/4 Section 28 TWP 28 Range 23, thence NW 1/4 SE 1/4 Section 27 and NE 1/4 NE 1/4 SE 1/4 of NE 1/4 SE 1/4 SE 1/4 the SW 1/4 SE 1/4 and SE 1/4 SW 1/4 Section 16 all in TWP 29 Range 23. Said J.W. McClurg being the purchaser of said real estate under two executions issued from the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of J.W. McClurg and Co and against Jefferson W. Rainey and the other against Thurman V. Rainey.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to Harrison J. Lindenbower to the following described real estate, viz: the NE 1/4 of the NE 1/4 of Section 31 TWP 29 Range 22, said H.J. Lindenbower being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of Daniel Payne and against Benjamin W. Cannefax.

p222/223.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to Peter Hayden and Pollock Wilson to the following described real estate, viz: the NW 1/4 of the SW 1/4 the SW 1/4 of the SW 1/4 E 1/2 Lot 1 NW fcl 1/4 E1/2 Lot 2 fcl 1/4 W 1/2 Lot 2 NW fcl 1/4 1/2W 1/2 Lot 2 NE fcl 1/4 W 1/2 Lot 1 NW fcl 1/4 all in Section 5 TWP 29 Range 22, said Hayden and Wilson being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of said Hayden and Wilson and against Charles Canton.

p 223.
Now at this daycomes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to James S. McQuerter to the following described real estate, viz: Lots 17 & 18 in Block 5 in the City of Springfield, Greene County, Missouri, said James S. McQuerter being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri in favor of William F. Young & against B.H. Woodson, James and William S. Norfleet and Jacob Shultz.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to John B. Perkins to the following described real estate, viz: the SW 1/4 of Section 34 TWP 29 Range 22 said J.B. Perkins being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri in favor of Elisha Headlee admin and against Samuel Fulbright, William H. Coker and Ephraim R. Fulbright.

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BOOK F
OCTOBER ADJOURNED TERM
p 223/224.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to Barbara A. Miller to the following described real estate, viz: the S 1/2 of SE 1/4 Section 31 Township 30 Range 23 also NE 1/4 SE 1/4 Section 24 Township 29 Range 22 also a piece of land beginning 30 feet South of NW corner of the NE 1/4 SE 1/4 Section 24 Township 29 Range 22 running West so poles, thence South 32 poles thence East so poles thence West 32 poles to beginning. Also the E 1/2 of all that tract or parcel of land beginning at the NE corner of a tract of land heretofore purchased by John Lair of John P. Campbell in E 1/2 NE 1/4 ection 24 Township 29 Range 22, thence South 26 poles 16 links to the extension of a sixty foot Street running on the South side of the former residence of R.A. Plumb deceased, thence West along said Street at a variation 87 degrees West 20 poles 19 links, thence North 24 poles 19 links, thence 20 poles to the beginning, said B.A. Miller being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Greene Circuit Court in favor of Thomas J. Bailey and against John A. Miller.

p. 224.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a Deed to James S. Ncquerter to the following described real estate, viz: NE 1/4 of SW 1/4 and SE SW 1/4 Section 31 Township 31 Range 21 said James S. McQuerter being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of Eli G. Paris admin of John Young deceased and against John Lair.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to Ann E. Weaver to the following described real estate, viz: SW 1/4 of NW 1/4 Section 25 Township 28 Range 22 said Ann E. Weaver being the purchaser of said real estate under.an execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of John Plummer and against Ripley B. Weaver and Joseph N. Carthel.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to George Jamison to the following described real estate, viz: W1/2 of Lot 2 NW fcl 1/4 Section 4 Township 29 Range 22 said George Jamison being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of John Plummer and against Ripley B. Weaver and Joseph M. Carthel.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, MisSouri, in to open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to Robert N. Goff to the following described real estate, viz: NW 1/4 NW 1/4 Section 28 Township 29 Range 21 and the SW 1/4 of NW 1/4 and NW 1/4 of NW 1/4 Section 36 Township 29 Range 22 and NE 1/4 of NE 1/4 Section 36 Township 29 Range 22, said R.M. Goff being the purchaser of said real estate under two executions issued from the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, one in favor of John Dade and against Thomas D. Wooten, the other in favor of William B. Farmer and against Turner Goodall and Thomas D. Waters.

p 225.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to Elam P. Gott to the following described real estate viz: beginning at the SE corner of a Lot sold by R.S. Gott to Jerry Edwards, thence West 51 yards, thence South 95 yards to the beginning, all in SE 1/4 Section 11 Township 29 Range 22, Greene County, Missouri, said Elam P. Gott being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of Richard S. Gott and against C.S. Stiles.

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BOOK F
OCTOBER ADJOURNED TERM.
p 225.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to Joel Phillips to the following described real estate, viz: SW 1/4 of SW 1/4 Section 36 Township 29 Range 22 said Joel Phillips being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the Office of the Clerk of Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of William B. Farmer and against Turner Goodall and Thomas D. Wooten.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to John M. Hall to the following described real estate vis: the E1/2 of Lot one NW fcl 1/4 Section 1 Township 29 Range 23 also Lot No 83 in the City of Springfield, Missouri said John M. Hall being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of Peter Heyden and Pollock Wilson and against Charles Carlton.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to J.B. Rainey to the following described real estate, viz: SE 1/4 of SW 1/4 Section 28 Township 28 Range 23, said J.B. Rainey being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of Joseph W. McClurg and Co against Jefferson W. Rainey.

p 225/226.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to J.C. Conley to the following described real estate, viz: NW 1/4 of SE 1/4 Section 28 Township 28 Range 23, said Conley being the purchaser of said real estate under ari execution issued from the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of Joseph W. McClurg and Co and against Jefferson W. Rainey.

p 226.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to J.C. Spindle to the following described real estate, viz: part of NW 1/4 of SW 1/4 and part of SW 1/4 of NW 1/4 of Section 12 Township 30 Range 22 said J.C. Spindle being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County Missouri in favor of Isaac N. Wilson and against G.G. & D.G. Hardin.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to R.E.M. Mack to the following described real estate viz: NW 1/4 of NW 1/4 of Section 23 Township 28 Range 22 said R.E.M. Mack being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of Thomas W. Chambers and against Joseph M. Carthel and William H. Blakey.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to S.D. Phillips to the following described real estate, viz Lot 1 NW fcl 1/4 Section 5 Township 29 Range 23 Greene County, Missouri, said S.D. Phillips being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of Sidney Wilson and against William Thompson and George W. Sloan.

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BOOK F
October adjourned term
p 226.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to Joseph R. Earnest and Zachariah Sims to the following described real estate, viz E1/2 of NW 1/4 Section 12 Township 29 Range 24 in Greene County, Missouri, said Ernest & Sims being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of J.M. Redfearn and against T.D., M.C., J.A. and J.K. Murray.

p 227.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to C.G. oneal to the following described real estate, viz NW 1/4 of NW 1/4 and SW 1/4 of NW 1/4 Section 9 Township 30 Range 24 in Greene County, Missouri, said C.G. oneal being the purchaser of said real estate under an execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of John McElhanon and against James McSpadden, George W. Hancock and John Tyler. Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to John Small to the following described real estate, viz the NE 1/4 of NW 1/4, the SE 1/4 and NE 1/4 the NE 1/4 of SE 1/4 Section 8, the NW 1/4 of SW 1/4 and SW 1/4 of SW 1/4 Section 9 all township 30 range 24 in Greene County, Missouri, said John Small being the purchaser of said real estate under the execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri in favor of John McElhanon and against James W. McSpadden, George W. Hancock and John Tyler.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to J.W. Gately to the following described real estate, viz the SW 1/4 of SW fcl 1/4 and NW 1/4 of SW fcl 1/4 of Section 31 Township 31 Range 21, said J.W. Gately being the purchaser of said real estate under the execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of E.G. Paris admin de bonis non of John Young deceased and against John Lair.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to Jacob B. Winger to the following described real estate, viz The NW 1/4 of NW 1/4 Section 36 Township 29 Range 22, Greene County, Missouri, said J.B. Winger being the purchaser of said real estate under the execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri in favor of John Dade and against Thomas D. Wooten.

p 227/228.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to Martin J. Hubble to the following described real estate, viz the SW 1/4 of the SW 1/4 and NW 1/4 of SW 1/4 Section 34 Township 28 Range 29, said M.J. Hubble being the purchaser of said real estate under the execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of The Bank of the State of Missouri against John H. Miller, W.H. Henslee and Joseph M. Carthel.

p 228.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to the Bank of the State of Missouri to the following described real estate, viz: NW 1/4 Section 33 NE 1/4 Section 33 Township 29
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BOOK F
October adjourned term
p 228 (continued)
Range 21 and the SW 1/4 of SW 1/4 and SE 1/4 of SW 1/4 Section 25 Township 31 Range 22, said Bank being the purchaser of said real estate under the execution issued froin the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri in favor of William B. Tanner and against Turner Goodall and Thomas D. Wooten.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to Henry Sheppard and William McAdams to the following described real estate, viz SW 1/4 of SE 1/4, NW 1/4 of SE 1/4 and NE 1/4 of SE 1/4 all in Section 6 Township 29 Range 21, said H. Sheppard and William McAdams being the purchaser of said real estate under the execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of E.G. Paris admin de bonis non of John Young deceased and against John Lair.

p 228/229.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to James S. McQuerter to the following described real estate, viz: N1/2 of Lot No 10 Block No 2 in the City of Springfield, Greene County, Missouri, said J.S. McQuerter being the purchaser of said real estate under the execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of Nathan P. Murphy against John T. Smith.

p 229.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to the Bank of the State of Missouri to the following described real estate, viz: part of SE 1/4 of SE 1/4 of SWt Section 36 Township 30 Range 22 said Bank being the purchaser of said real estate under the execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of said Bank of the State of Missouri and against Wiley B. Roper.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to John R. Danforth to the following describedreal estate, viz: Beginning at the NW corner of the N1/2 of NE 1/4 of SE 1/4 Section 23 Township 29 Range 22 West, thence South 20 feet, thence 383, thence South 146 to a beginning corner,thence East 117 feet 6 inches to a Street, thence 160, Thence West 117 feet 6 inches, thence North 160 feet to the beginning point or corner said James R. Danforth being the purchaser of said real estate under the execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of M.M. McCluer and against David F. Smith.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, into Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to Thomas Rountree to the following described real estate, viz: NW 1/4 NW 1/4 NW 1/4 and SE 1/4 NW 1/4 NW 1/4 NW 1/4 NW 1/4 and SW 1/4 NW 1/4 Section 27 Township 29 Range 22, said Thomas Rountree being the purchaser of said real estate under the execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of the Bank of the State of Missouri and against Wiley M. Horton.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to Thomas Rountree to the following described real estate, viz: A part of NW 1/4 Sect 27 Township 29 Range 22 beginning at SE corner of Section 27, thence West 80 poles, thence North 120, thence East 80 poles, thence 120 to beginning, lying in SW corner of NWt Section 27, so laid out as to leave all the improvements on said 1/4 said Thomas Rountree being the purchaser of said real estate under the execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court
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BOOK F.
OCTOBER ADJOURNED TERM
P 229 (continued)
of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of William F. Young and against R.H. Woodson, William Norfleet, James Norfleet and Jacob Shultz.

p 230.
Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to David Payne to the following described real estate, viz: NW 1/4 of NE 1/4 Section 21 Township 28 Range 22 W, said Daniel Payne being the purchaser of said real estate under the execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of the Bank of the State of Missouri, in favor of Daniel Payne and against Benjamin W. Cannefax.

Now at this day comes Thomas A. Reed, Sheriff of Greene County, Missouri, in to Open Court and acknowledges the execution of a deed to Tillman Carter to the following described real estate, viz: SW 1/4 of SW 1/4 Section 2 and the SE 1/4 of SE 1/4 Section 3 all in Township 23 Range 23, said Tillman Carter being the purchaser of said real estate under the execution issued from the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Greene County, Missouri, in favor of the Bank of the State of Missouri, in favor of Josiah Leedy and John L. Sharp against William F. Tatum.

Stephen Samuels Plaintiff
in Circuit Court of Greene County, Mo. January term 1864.
Jonathan W. Wilks and William S. Wilks Defendants
Now at this day comes the Plaintiff and it appearing to the satisfaction of the Court that the Defendants cannot be summoned in this cause. It is therefore ordered by the Court that publication be made in the Springfield Journal, a newspaper printed in the State of Missouri for four successive weeks the latest insertion to be at least four weeks before the first day of the next term of this Court notifying said Defendants that suit has been commenced against them by petition in said Court as above recited the object of which is to obtain a judgment against Defendants on a promissory note dated 13th July 1859 payable 12 months after date to Plaintiff for the sum of $100 with interest at 10% per annum from date until paid. And unless they appear at the next term of the Court which will be held on the fourth Monday in January 1864 and on or before the 6th day thereof if the term shall so long continue if not then before the end of the term plead, answer or demur to Plaintiff's petition the same will be taken as confessed.

p 230/231.

Henry Sheppard and John S. Kimbrough Plaintiffs
vs
William S. Wilks Defendant
Now at this day comes the Plaintiffs and it appearing to the satisfaction of the Court that the Defendant cannot be summoned in this cause,It is therefore ordered by the Court that publication be made in the Springfield Journal, a newspaper printed in the State of Missouri for four successive weeks the latest insertion to be at least four weeks before the first day of the next term of this Court notifying said Defendant that suit has been commenced against him by petition in said Court as above recited the object of which is to obtain judgment against Defendant on a promissory note dated January 1st 1861 for the sum of $71.21 with interest at 10% from date until paid and on failure to pay said interest annually the same to be principal and thereafter bear the same rate of interest as the principal and unless said Defendant appar at the next term of this Court which will be held on the 4th Monday in January 1864 and on or before the 6th day thereof if the term shall so long continue if not then before the end of the term and plead, answer or demur to Plaintiff's petition the same will be taken as confessed.

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