[APG Public List] Word on Original Deed?

Drew Smith drewsmithtpa at gmail.com
Sun Oct 3 09:28:26 MDT 2010


I'm thinking that "RG" is an abbreviation for "Registrar General", and
that the name might be that of Stevens Merrill, a clerk in the county
treasurer's office in Carthage, Hancock County.  (Although the "Paid"
theory has a lot going for it.)

Drew Smith

On Sun, Oct 3, 2010 at 10:56 AM, Michael John Neill
<mjnrootdig at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm looking at the original copy of an 1863 deed.
>
> I'm trying to get a fix on what one word and initials on an original deed
> might stand for. It appears to be the part of the original deed where the
> Recorder's Office could make notes. Above it is the information regarding
> the recording of the deed. In the very bottom right is a number (17267),
> which is apparently a document number assigned by the Recorder's Office as
> it appears in the upper left of the recorded copy of the deed.
>
> I have posted an image here:
>
> http://blog.casefileclues.com/2010/10/left-hand-corner-says.html
>
> Any thoughts?
>
> It looks like "Naill RG" but I'm not certain.
>
> Michael
>
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