Carthage Chapter # 28 Royal Arch Masons

Panola County Deed Records

Volume P, pages 639 - 640

 

C.S. Scruggs

M.C. Scruggs

To:  Deed

Carthage Chapter No. 28 Royal Arch Masons

 

Filed for Record January 19th AD 1882 at 3 o'clock PM

H. Pollard, County Clerk

The State of Texas

Panola County

 

Know all men by these presents that we C.S. Scruggs and M.C. Scruggs, wife of the said C.S. Scruggs, of the County of Panola in the State of Texas and Town of Carthage for and in consideration of the sum of One Hundred Dollars to us in hand paid by Haston

Twomey, Most Excellent High Priest, King and Scribe of Carthage Chapter No 28 Royal Arch Masons, the receipt of which is hereby fully acknowledged, have granted, sold and conveyed and by these presents do grant, sell and convey unto the said Haston Twomey,  Most Excellent and High Priest - King and Scribe of Carthage Chapter No. 28 Royal Arch Masons and his successors in office for the use of said Chapter of Royal Arch Masons situated in the Town of Carthage in the County of Panola in the State of Texas all that certain tract or parcel of land to wit: Standing in Panola County Texas as part of the Headright of George Goodwin, situated in the south part of the Town of Carthage and described as follows, to wit: 

 

Beginning at the North East corner of the GraveYard at a Black Jack 13 __ South 89 E 5 to marking X.  Thence North 80 East 100 to a  stake.  Thence South 10 East 122 to a stake.  Thence South 80 West 100 to a stake from which a ____  _____ 313W 13 to X.  Thence North 10 West 112 to the place of Beginning.

 

To have and to hold the above described premises together with all any singular the rights to any appurtenances there in anywise belonging unto the said Haston Twomey, Most Excellent High Priest, King and Scribe of Carthage Chapter No. 28 Royal Arch Masons and his successors in office or their legal assigns or successors forever.  And we do hereby bind ourselves and heirs, Executors and Administrators to warrant and forever defend all and singular the said premises unto the said Haston Twomey, Most Excellent High Priest, King and Scribe of Carthage Chapter No. 28 Royal Arch Masons, and his successors in office for the use of ___ Chapter and defending their successors or legal assigns against every person whomsoever lawfully claiming or to claim the same or any part thereof. 

 

Witness our hands this the 12th day of January AD 1882

                                                                        C.S. Scruggs

                                                                        M.C. Scruggs

 

The State of Texas

Panola County

 

Before me H.  Pollard, Clerk of the County, on this day personally appeared C.S. Scruggs and M.C. Scruggs, wife of the said C.S. Scruggs, known to me to be the persons who are named and subscribed to the foregoing Deed as Grantors who acknowledge to me that they executed the same for the purposes and considerations therein expressed and the said M.C. Scruggs having been examined by me privately and apart from her said husband and having the same fully explained to her, she, the said M.C. Scruggs, acknowledges the instrument to be her act and deed and declares that she had willingly signed the same for the purposes and considerations therein expressed and that she wishes not to retract it.

 

Given under my hand and seal of office January 19th AD 1882

                                                                                    H. Pollard, County Clk

 

This Deed was deposited in my office for filing January 19th AD 1882 at 3 o'clock PM

                                                                                    H. Pollard, County Clk

 

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