Lou's Place in Cyberspace
Date: 1866 May 29
Deed Book No. Y-12-325. subject to mortgage F-4-495.
Seller: Abraham P. Williams
Buyer: Rufus F. Harrison
Size: 3 acres
Location: On Harrison Ave. (Swamp Road) from what is now Lincoln Street to land of John Sigler.
Description: "beginning in the middle of the road leading from Westville to Centerville at the north corner of John Sigler's land thence along said Sigler's line south 31deg. 45min. West 8 chains 81 links (582ft.) to the north corner of Albert Carr's land thence north 60deg. west 3 chains and 36 links (223ft.) thence north 30deg. 45min. east 8 chains 82 links (583ft.) to the middle of the aforesaid road south 59deg.10min. east 8 chains 53 links (564ft.) to the place of beginning containing 3 acres."
Note: Same land as deed Y-12-327 R. F. H. to George E. DeCamp, May 26 1866. Rufus F. Harrison secures a piece of land he had mortgaged to Abraham P. Williams then sells that parcel to George E. DeCamp. This land was sold to Rufus F Harrison at his request of A. P. Williams who held mortgage-"A. P. Williams to retain land as security for money remaining due on said mortgage."