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pages 200-201     Mortgage: Morgan Co., Ga.: 28 Feb. 1825, William Smith (now husband of the former Elizabeth Hathorn, widow), to James Hitchcock, both of afsd. co., promissory note for $253.50 with interest due 25 Dec. next. And, Smith promises to indemnify Hitchcock by refunding any damage he may sustain from becoming a security to a bond given to the Court of Ordinary of said co. by Henry Sharp & Elizabeth Hathorn, admrs. of Benjamin Hathorn, decd. Smith’s security is tract in 2nd Dist. of Dooly Co., 202 1/2 acres drawn by & granted to Elizabeth Hathorn (widow) of Young’s Dist., Morgan Co. Also, the dower part of Elizabeth Hathorn in Morgan Co., 19th Dist. of Baldwin Co. when surveyed, on Little River, 50 acres, part of 202 1/2 acres originally granted to Jesse Warren of Liberty Co. If Smith pays Hitchcock money owed & any damages from the bond, this to be void. /s/ William Smith. Wit: Washington Baber, Edward W. Collier, J.P. Elizabeth Smith, wife of William Smith, relinquished dower rights, 28 Feb. 1825. /s/ Elizabeth (x) Smith. Wit: Edward W. Collier, J.P. Recorded 8 Feb. 1827.

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