Location: Union, Kentucky, United States
Surname/tag: McClure, Thompson
1821 Andrew Thompson sold slaves to Alexander McClure. Kentucky, Union County, Deed Book B, pp. 175, County Court. 24 December 1840, Digital images 84-86 of 570, FamilySearch.org, (: accessed 24 May 2021)
Transcription of Deed Book B, p. 275
Know all men by these presents that I Andrew Thompson of Union County and State of Kentucky for and in consideration of the sum of three hundred and seventy five dollars to me in hand paid the receipt thereof do hereby acknowledge hath this day bargained and sold unto Alexander McClure of said County one negro boy named Sam and one negro woman named Linny the title of said negroes I do hereby warrant & defend against the claim or claims of all and every other person or person whatsoever provided nevertheless should the said Thompson pay unto the said McClure the above sum mentioned sum of Three hundred and seventy five dollars on or before the twenty first day of April next then this deed to be void else to remain in full force and virtue it is also understood should the said negroes be rendered useless by death or otherewise the loss is to be Thompsons.
Witness my hand and seal this 19th June 1821
Attest James Parrack