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Tuesday, February 13, 2018
ALABAMA, Jefferson County: Wade, Adkins and Jones (1838)
STATE OF ALABAMA Jefferson County
DEEDS – WILLS – ADMINISTRATIONS 1836-Vol. 6-1839
DEED OF TRUST Page 321
WOODSON WADE & Thomas M. Adkins, to America Jones, formerly America Wade, all of Jefferson Co. Ala.
Enslaved Persons: negro slaves, Emily, Louisa & George & their increase
Whereas by the will of Reuben Wade, deceased a large portion of his
real & personal estate was willed to the said Woodsonn Wade & Thomas M. Adkins, & they being willing for the sake of peace, to effect a more equal distribution of said estate convey their title & interest in negro slaves, Emily, Louisa & George with their increase to America Jones, during her life time & at her death to the heirs of her body. Inevent there are no heirs, said negros are to revert to said Wade & Adkins. July 7, 1838. Wit.
W.K. Baylor & B.E. Grace, ack. before W.K. Baylor, Judge Co. Ct. July 7, 1838. Filed July 7, recorded July 7, 1838, B.E. Grace, Clk. Co. Ct.
February 13, 2018
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