Court papers settling James' estate has two land records:
N.E. gr N.E. gr Sec 17 T.4. N.R. 1W. SW. gr SW gr Sec 9 T4 NR 1W SW. gr Sec 35 - T.6. NR 1W
The southwest quarter of the southwest quarter of sec no. 9 and the northeast quarter of the northeast quarter of section no. seventeen and the southeast quarter of the northeast quarter of fractional section no. eight in the township no. four north of range north one west containing one hundred and twenty acres.
Do not know if these describe the same land or different property.These papers are dated 1842