Warranty Deed for State Bank of Apopka (May 20, 1921)

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Title

Warranty Deed for State Bank of Apopka (May 20, 1921)

Alternative Title

Warranty Deed for State Bank of Apopka

Subject

Apopka (Fla.)
Deeds--Florida
Banks and banking--Florida

Description

A warranty deed certifying the transfer of land from Michael Gladden, Jr. and Elizabeth Gladden to the State Bank of Apopka for $100 on May 20, 1921. The property transferred was the west quarter of Lot 17 of Block J in Apopka, Florida. The deed was certified by the circuit court clerk and deputy clerk of the Circuit Court of the 17th Judicial Circuit of Orange County on May 25, 1921.

Michael Gladden, Jr. (1899-1982) was the executor of the estate of George W. Oden (1862-1939), a successful businessman and citrus grower in Apopka, Florida. Gladden was born in South Carolina in 1899. He married Elizabeth Gladden and together they had a son, William, who was born around 1904. According to census records, the Gladden family had moved to Jacksonville as early as 1910 and then moved to Apopka. After Oden's death in 1939, Gladden continued to manage the legal documents of Oden's estate.

Source

Original warranty deed, May 20, 1921: State of Florida, County of Orange, Apopka, Florida: series I, box 1, folder 74, African American Legacy: The Carol Mundy Collection, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Central Florida Libraries, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida.

Publisher

H & W. B. Drew Company

Date Created

1921-05-20

Date Accepted

1921-05-25

Contributor

Gladden, Michael, Jr.
Gladden, Elizabeth
Talton, W. G.
Robinson, Bill
Wittierby, Frank S.
Mundy, Carol E.

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of original warranty deed, May 20, 1921: State of Florida, County of Orange, Apopka, Florida: series I, box 1, folder 74, African American Legacy: The Carol Mundy Collection, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Central Florida Libraries, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida.

Is Part Of

Series I, box 1, folder 74, Special Collections University Archives, University of Central Florida Libraries, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida.

Format

application/pdf

Extent

730 KB

Medium

2-page notarized warranty deed

Language

eng

Type

Text

Coverage

Apopka, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
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Geography Teacher

Provenance

Collected by Carol E. Mundy between 1990 and 2009.
Purchased by the University of Central Florida Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives in 2009.

Rights Holder

All rights are held by the respective holding institution. This material is posted publicly for non-profit educational uses, excluding printed publication. For permission to reproduce and or for copyright information contact Special Collections and University Archives, University of Central Florida Libraries, (407) 823-2576. http://library.ucf.edu/about/departments/special-collections-university-archives/.

Curator

Cepero, Laura

Digital Collection

External Reference

Apopka Historical Society. Apopka. Charleston, SC: Arcadia, 2004.

Transcript

5/25/21
64406
Drew's Form R. E. 34
Warranty Deed
(To Corporation)

Michael Gladden Jr
To
The State Bank of Apopka.
Date
ABSTRACT OF DESCRIPTION

State of FLorida,
County of Orange
On this 25th day of May A. D. 1921, at 8 o'clock a.m., this instrument was filed for record, and being duly acknowledged and proven, I have recorded the same on pages 588 of Book 214 in the public records of said County.
IN WITNESS THEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and affixed the seal of the Circuit Court of the 17th Judicial Circuit of said State, in and for said County.
13[?] Clerk.
[?] D. C.
The H. & W. B. Drew Company, Jacksonville, Fla. 8-30-17
RECORD VERIFIED

State of Fla
County of Orange
I HEREBY CERTIFY, That on this 20th day of May A. D. 1921, before me personally appeared Michael Gladden + wife Eliz Gladden to me known to be the person described in and who executed the foregoing conveyance to THE STATE BANK OF APOPKA and severally acknowledged the execution thereof to be this free act and deed for the uses and purposes therein mentioned; and the said Eliz Gladden the wife of the said Michael Gladden on a separate and private examination taken and made by and before me, and separately and apart from her said husband did acknowledge that she made herself a party to the said Deed of Conveyance, for the purpose of renouncing, relinquishing and conveying all her right, title and interest, whether of dower or of separate property, statutory or equitable, in and to the lands therein described, and that she executed said deed freely and voluntarily and without any constraint, fear, apprehension or compulsion of or from her said husband.
WITNESS my signature and official seal at Apopka, Fla in the County of Orange and State of Fla the day and year last aforesaid.
Frank S. Wetterly
Justice of the Peace
Dept. No. 6 Orange Co.

This Indenture, Made this 20th day of MAy A. D. 1921, BETWEEN Michael Gladden + wife of the County of Orange and State of Fla parties of the first part, and THE STATE BANK OF APOPKA, a corporation existing under the laws of the State of Fla, having its principal place of business in the County of Orange and State of Fla party of the second part, WITNESSESTH, that the said parties of the first part, for and in consideration of the sum of One hundred Dollars to them in hand paid, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, have granted, bargained, sold, aliened, remised, released, enfoeoffed, conveyed and confirmed and by these presents do grant, bargain, sell, alien, remise, release, enfeoff, convey and confirm unto the said party of the second part and its successors and assigns forever, all that certain parcel of land lying and being in the County of Orange and State of Fla more particularly described as follows:
West 1/4 of lot 17 Block J of Apopka

TOGETHER with all the tenements, hereditaments and appurtenances, with every privilege, right, title, interest and estate, dower and right of dower, reversion, remainder and easement thereto belonging or in anywise appertaining: TO HAVE AND TO HOLD, the same in fee simple forever. And the said parties of the first part do covenant with the said party of the second part that are lawfully seized of the said premises; that they are free of all incumbrance, and that have good right and lawful authority to sell the same; and that said parties of the first part doth hereby fully warrant the title to said land, and will defend the same against the lawful claims of all persons whomsoever.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the said parties of the first part have hereunto set their hands and seals the day and year above written.

Signed, sealed and delivered in our presence:

W.G. Talton
Frank S. Witterly
Michael Gladden (Seal)
Eliz GLadden (Seal)

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