Fellows Family Land Records, Wexford County, Michigan Liber 128 page 451

This entry is part 64 of 99 in the series Deeds in the Family

I am posting information gleaned from land records in the areas where our family’s ancestors resided. You can read more about this project in the overview. You may also check my deed record listing, which I will update frequently, but probably not every day. This group pertain to Papa’s Fellows ancestors who resided in Wexford County, Michigan.

Date: 16 June 1936
Liber: 128
Page: 451
Location: Wexford County, MI
Grantor: Charles Tinker & Belle Tinker his wife of Colfax, Wexford, MI
Grantee: I. Fay Horton, C. Howard Horton
Witnesses: Warranty
Type of deed: 16 June 1936
Rec’d and recording: 6 June 1936
Clerk/registrar: Johnson
Location of land: Colfax
Consideration: $75.00
Description: Start 12 rods east of the corner of the NW 1/4 of the NW 1/4 of Section 9, T23N R10W, then east 24 rods, south 10 rods, west 24 rods, then north 10 rods to the start.

On this deed, Charlie and Belle sold a lot of about 1.5 acres to Clayton L. Babcock. I used the Colfax map from the 1914 atlas1 to show the position of the lot descried in this deed.


  1. Standard Map Company., Atlas of Wexford County, Michigan : containing complete maps of all townships, names of property owners, maps of the county, city of Cadillac, United States and State of Michigan., Standard Map Company., Cadillac Evening News (Firm) (Cadillac, Mich.: Cadillac Evening News, c1914), page 20, The University of Michigan. Michigan County Histories and Atlases. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/3928167.0001.001 : accessed 2 November 2009.
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