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[Sheriff's Deed from John W. Vann to George M. Taylor]

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Deed prepared in accordance with the decision in favor of George M. Taylor vs. J. P. Campbell with the decision coming down on April 3, 1900 and a Decree of Sale "commanding [John Vann] to seize and sell the premises described in said Order of Sale." The land, known as survey number 680 containing 160 acres, was put up for sale and was purchased by Edward B. Leigh of Chicago, Illinois for $575 thus giving him the rights to the land.

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1 document ; 71 x 21 cm., folded to 21 x 9 cm.

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Hamilton, J. M. August 14, 1900.

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  • Main Title: [Sheriff's Deed from John W. Vann to George M. Taylor]
  • Added Title: Sheriff's Deed - Under Order of Sale Number 1709

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Deed prepared in accordance with the decision in favor of George M. Taylor vs. J. P. Campbell with the decision coming down on April 3, 1900 and a Decree of Sale "commanding [John Vann] to seize and sell the premises described in said Order of Sale." The land, known as survey number 680 containing 160 acres, was put up for sale and was purchased by Edward B. Leigh of Chicago, Illinois for $575 thus giving him the rights to the land.

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1 document ; 71 x 21 cm., folded to 21 x 9 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: BHML_022
  • Accession or Local Control No: 1709
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth743498

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  • August 14, 1900

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  • April 3, 1900 - August 14, 1900

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  • May 8, 2016, 10:13 p.m.

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  • Aug. 2, 2016, 4:32 p.m.

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Hamilton, J. M. [Sheriff's Deed from John W. Vann to George M. Taylor], legal document, August 14, 1900; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth743498/: accessed December 12, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library.