|page 159 Mortgage: Morgan Co., Ga.: 12 Feb. 1831, Greenberry Templeton to Carter Shepherd, both of said co., promissory note for $549.06 due 25 Dec. next. Security: a negro man named John about 27 years old, a gray horse, & cream mare. If Templeton pays on time with interest, this to be void. /s/ Greenberry Templeton. Test: W. J. Pearman, Richard L. Maquire, J.P. Recorded 15 Feb. 1831.