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Quit-Claim Deed

Joseph Karker to Catherine E. Karker 

contributed by A. G. Morris

Jacket (scanned image):


Joseph Karker
Catherine E Karker

Dated March 30, 1885

Schoharie County, ss.
Recorded on the 10th day
of March 1898, at
1 o'clock, P.M., in Book
No. 127 of Deeds, at page 19
and examined.

Martin A. Akeley, Clerk.

                                      Quit-Claim Deed (scanned image, scanned image page 2):

This Indenture, Made this 30th day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and eighty five between Joseph Karker of Carlisle NY of the first part, and Catherine Elizabeth Karker of the same place of the second part.
Witnesseth, That the said party of the first part, in consideration of the sum of --- Dollars, to him in hand paid by the said party of the second part, the receipt whereof is hereby confessed and acknowledged, hath bargained, sold, remised and Quit-Claimed, and By These Presents, doth bargain, sell, remise and Quit-Claim unto the said party of the second part and to her heirs and assigns forever, All that certain piece or parcel of land, being all the right title and interest of the party of the first part in the Homestead farm on which the party of the first lives with his brother Solomon D Karker, Containing 142 acres more or less - and bounded generally as follows: On the north by the highway and lands of Solomon Karker - Easterly by Solomon Karker, and Esther Fichter land; Southerly by lands of George Osterhout, Jacob H Youngs, Jacob & Marcus Angle & Horace Wakeman; and on t6he west by lands of Abram Osterhout - Also the right title and interest of the said party of the first part in the following described land; all that certain piece or lot of wood land situate lying and being in the town of Cobleskill and Seward in the county and state aforesaid, which said piece or lot of land hereby conveyed or intended to take in more particulars described by lines designated by marked trees dividing the piece or lot, of land conveyed from the lands adjoining owned by the several individuals hereinafter named, to wit - on the north and west the premises conveyed are bounded by the lands of Jedadiah Miller; on the south by lands of Lathau Dana; on the east by the lands of Jacob C. Osterhout which premises conveyed contain by estimation twenty three acres of land be the same more or less - the description above is taken from a deed executed by William Hilyar to Solomon D Karker and Joseph Karker Dec 17, 1855 & recorded in Schoharie County Clerks office on the 3rd day of June 1885, in Book No 31  of Deeds - Page 209
     Also in consideration aforesaid the party of the first part hereby sells & conveys all the right title and interest he has the hay grain & produce of the foregoing lands; all the farming implements and tools used on said farm also the stocks, horses & cattle Etc ordered heretofore by him & his brother Solomon D Karker

                                    Execution (scanned image)

Together with all and singular the hereditaments and appurtenances thereto belonging or in any wise appertaining, and the reversion and reversions, remainder and remainder, rents, issues and profits thereof, and all the estate, right, title, interest, claim and demand whatsoever of the said part of the first part, either in law or equity, of, in and to the above bar gained premises, with the said hereditaments and appurtances, to have and to hold the said premises & property to the said part of the second part, her heirs and assigns, to the sole and only proper benefit and behoof of the said part of the second part heirs and assigns forever.
     In Witness Whereof, The party of the first part has hereunto set his hand and seal the day and year first above written.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Joseph Karker
Sealed and delivered
in the presence of
Watson Lament


State of New York,
County of Schoharie} ss:
     On this 30th day of March in the year one thousand eight hundred and eighty five before me, the subscriber, personally came Joseph Karker to me known to be the person described in and who executed the within instrument, and he acknowledged that he executed the same
     Watson Lament
          Justice of the Peace

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