Metcalfe County KY Deed Book 24, Page 445
Rush et al to W. C. Bowles, 17 Feb 1914
This indenture made this 17 day of Feby 1914 between Ben Rush, J. D. Bowles, M. F. Bowles, L. C. Love, Delia Bowles, Bettie Hord party of the first part and W. C. Bowles party of the second part, all of Metcalfe County, state of Kentucky. Witnesseth that for and in consideration of the sum of two dollars paid in hand the receipt of which is fully acknowledged the party of the first part has this day bargained and sold and hereby transfered and conveyed unto the party of the second part their undivided interest (one seventh) of the following described tract of land lying in Metcalfe County Kentucky on the waters of Glover Creek bounded as follows: Beginning at a stone Nancy Page's corner thence N 73 poles to a stone thence N 55 W 98 poles to 2 sweet gums, thence with an old line S 27 3/4 W 174 poles to a beech G. B. Lee's corner, with his line S 87 E 72 poles to a stone, N 80 E 108 to the beginning being one hundred & one acres more or less; the party of the first part agrees to warrent and defend the title to the above land to be clear and free from the claims of any and all persons unto the party of the second part to have and to hold the same forever.
M. F. Bowls
J. D. Bowls
Mrs Lucinda C. Love
State of South Dakota
County of Lawrence
On this 21st day of April A.D. 1914 before me Guy McClung a notary public within and for the county of Lawrence and state of South Dakota personally appeared Ben Rush well known to me to be the person who is described in and who executed the written and foregoing instrument and he duly acknowledged to me that he executed the same freely, in witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal the day and year last written.
My commission expires Sept 1915.
Signed and acknowledged before me in due form of law by J. D. Bowles to be his act and deed, this August the 15th 1914.
J. W. Galloway, clerk
by J. W. McMurtry, D.C.
State of Kansas
County of Sumner
Before me a notary public in and for the state and county aforesaid came Mrs. Lucinda C. Love and Delia Bowls to me known to be the identical person who executed the within instrument of writing and sutch persons did acknowledge the execution of the same, in testimony whereof I have hereunto set my notarial seal at my office in Wellington Kansas this 27th day of Feby 1914.
My commission expires Oct 21, 1916.
State of Kansas
County of Sumner
Before me a notary public in and for the state and county afore said came Bettie Hord to me known to be the identical person who executed the within instrument of writing and sutch person duly acknowledged the execution of same. In testimony whereof I have hereunto set my notaral seal of office in Milan Kansas this the 3rd day of March 1914.
T. M. Kingston
My commission expires Jany 14 1916.
State of Oregon
County of Multnomah
This is to certify that on the 14th day of March 1914 before me the undersigned notary public in and for the county of Multnomah and state of Oregon personally appeared M. F. Bowls who by being duly sworn says under oath and satisfactorly proved to me that he is the identical person described in and who executed the foregoing instrument and acknowledged to me that he executed the same freely and voluntarily for the uses and purposes therein mentioned. In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my notarial seal on this the day and year last above written.
Notary Public for Oregon
My commission expires Mch 2nd 1916.
State of Kentucky
I J. W. Galloway, clerk Metcalfe County Court do certify that the foregoing deed of conveyance to W. C. Bowles was this day produced to me in my office for record, certified as above whereupon the same the foregoing and this my certificate have been duly recorded in my office witness my hand this Dec. 22nd 1915.
J.W. Galloway, Clerk