Rosa B. Strickler Formerly Rosa B. Parkinson To STROTHER MCNAMEE
Received May 1, 1923 At 3:45 o'clock P.M. Recorded May 15, 1923 Jesse T. Rees, Recorder
Know all men by these presents: That Rosa B. Strickler, a widow formerly Rosa B. Parkinson of the Village of Pataskala, County of Licking and State of Ohio in consideration of the sum of ONE DOLLAR AND OTHER CONSIDERATIONS dollars, to her paid by STROTHER MCNAMEE of the Village of Pataskala, County of Licking and State of Ohio the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged do hereby GRANT, BARGAIN, SELL AND CONVEY to the said Strother McNamee his heirs and assigns forever, the following real estate, situated in the county of Licking in the State of Ohio and in the Village of Pataskala, and bounded and described as follows:- Being lot number six (6) in Ardnt's Second Addition to the town of Pataskala, Ohio, and being the same premises conveyed to John C. Rhodes by Simeon H. Arndt and wife by deed dated July 17th 1871 and recorded in Vol. 102 of the record of deeds in the Recorder's office of said county page 501 and being the same premises on which John C. Rhodes resided at the time of his death.
TO HAVE AND TO HOLD said premises, with all the priveleges and appurtenances thereunto belonging, to the said Strother Todd McNamee his heirs and assigns forever.
And the said Rosa B. Strickler (formerly Rosa B. Parkinson) for herself and her heirs, do hereby covenant with the said Strother McNamee his heirs and assigns, that he is lawfully seized of the said premises aforesaid;that the said premises are FREE AND CLEAR FROM ALL INCUMBERANCES WHATSOEVER: Except the taxes for June 1923 which grantor agrees to pay.
And that she will forever WARRANT AND DEFEND the same with the appurtenances unto the said Strother McNamee his heirs and assigns, against the lawful claims of all persons whomsoever.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the said Rosa B. Strickler, widow (formerly Rosa B. Parkinson) has hereunto set her hand, this 28th day of April in the year of ourLord one thousand nine hundred and twenty three (1923).
Signed and Acknowledged in Presence of S.I. TATHAM EUGENE MOORERosa B. Strickler
I also have copy of a deed from Flossie P. Edgin and husband M.J. Edgin to Strother McNamee (lots 13 and 15 in Village of Conine (now Pataskala) May 27, 1923; and a third deed of land which I don't have a copy of, from Drucilla M. Rockey to Strother McNamee July 31, 1920.
I also have the deed dated Dec. 21, 1927, where Strother McNamee has died (18 August 1927) and his heirs, children Goldie Bauman of Granville, Ohio;, John McNamee of Pataskala; Violet E. Poff (my great-grandmother) of Newark, Ohio; Angie Weller of Basil, Ohio; Jennie Poff (md. Viola'shusband's brother--sisters married brothers) of Pataskala; Grover McNamee of Pataskala,Ohio; Harry McNamee of Columbus, Ohio and Perry McNamee of Dana, Indiana are heirs to one-eight of estate, shares in lands above.Lots 13 and 15 were sold to Jennie Showman in a quitclaim deed for $1.