Carthage Masonic Lodge #
Panola County Deed
Volume C, pages 49 - 50
Filed Oct 17th,
1851 at 2 o'clock PM
The State of Texas, County
of Panola County
Know all men by these
presents that I, W.W. McCartney, for and in consideration of the sum of
twenty-four dollars to me paid, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, have
conveyed, bargained and sold, and do by the presents bargain, sell, alien,
convey and release unto Duncan McNair as the Worshipful Master of Carthage Lodge
No. 77 of Free and Accepted Masons and S.B. Darnall as Senior Warden and J.J.
Lindsey as Junior Warden of said Lodge No. 77 for the use of said Lodge and to
their successors in office all that certain parcel of land situated in the town
of Carthage Texas as being part of Lot No. (117) one hundred and seventeen on
the map of said Town, also being the North part of said Lot.
Beginning at a stake in the
North East Corner of said Lot No
(117), Thence _____ 10, East with East Street 323-1/2 feet stake.
Thence South 80 (degrees) West at 404-1/6 feet stake on Main Street.
Thence North 10 (degrees) West at 323-1/2 stake the North West corner of
said Lot No. 117. Thence North 80,
East with Wellington Street at 404 1/6 feet to the place of Beginning.
Containing three acres of
Land together with all and singular, the rights members heradetaments and
appurtenances to the same belonging in any wise appertaining to have and to hold
all and singular the premises above mentioned unto the said McNair, Darnall and
Lindsey and their successors in office for the use of said Lodge No. 77 forever.
And I do hereby bind myself, my heirs, Executors and Administrators to
warrant and forever defend all and singular the said premises unto the said
McNair, Darnall and Lindsey and their successors for the use of said Lodge Nol
77, against every person whomsoever lawfully claiming or to claim the same or
any part thereof. Witness my hand
and seal this the __ of July AD 1851.
W.W. McCartney (seal)
Signed, sealed and delivered
in the presence of
The State of Texas
County of Panola County
Personally appeared before
me the undersigned authority H. Fyke whose name appears signed to the within
Deed as a subscribing witness and being by me duly sworn according to Law says
that he saw W.W. McCartney sign, seal and deliver the same for the uses and
Given under my hand and seal
of office this the 17th day of October AD 1851.
J. Hadley Anderson, C Clk
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