Mentor December 17. 1834.
The State of Ohio
Personally appeared Joseph Smith Jr who acknowledged that he did sign and seal the foregoing instrument and that the same is his free act and deed.— I further certify that I did examine the said seperate and apart from her said husband and did then and there make known to her the contents of the foregoing instrument—and upon that examination she declared that she did voluntarily sign, seal and acknow ledge the same and that she was still satisfied therewith
Before me Daniel Kerr Associate Judge of Com. Pleas
The State of Ohio ss
I, D[avid] D Aiken, Clerk of the Court of Common Pleas for said County, do hereby, certify that Daniel Kerr Esquire, before whom the within Deed appears to have been acknowledged on the seventeenth day of December A.D. 1834, was at that time and still is, one of the associate Judges of the Court of Common Pleas for said County, duly commissioned & sworn, according to law: and further that I am well acquainted with the hand writing of the said Judge, and do verily believe the above signature, purporting to be his, is true and genuine.
In Testimony whereof, I hereunto set my hand and affix the seal of said Court at in said County, this 29th day of December A.D. 1834
D. D. Aiken, Clerk.
|Recorded 13 Jany 1835|