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Deed, George F. and Maria Washington to William Stephenson, 1826 March 4

 Item — Box: 89 OVERSIZE, Folder: 1826.03.04
Identifier: A-698

Scope and Contents

D.S. 2 pages. Deed of 512 acres in 4 tracts in Frederick County to Wm. Stephenson, trustee; if Geo. F. Washington does not pay $10,000 owed Taliaferro Stribling as executor of Francis Stribling Senr., land to be advertised for sale by Stephenson, and then Stribling is to be paid from the proceeds of sales. If money is paid, Stephenson to reconvey the land to Geo. F. Washington. Signed by Geo. F. Washington, Maria Washington, Talifaferro Stribling, Wm. Stephenson. Aug 7, 1826 certification of Maria Washington's acknowledgement of the indenture witnessed by Francis Stribling and William Lynn. Aug 23, 1826 - recorded by Thomas Allen Tidball, clerk of Frederick County Court. Document signed, docketed "Washington [wife] to Stephenson Deed of Trust use of F. Striblings Exec. 1826 August 23rd Ack by Washington [ ], recorded 523d page and examined," oversize document, laminated, watermark.


  • Creation: 1826 March 4


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From the Collection: approx. 60 Linear Feet

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Part of the Special Collections at The George Washington Presidential Library at Mount Vernon Repository

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