Witness Affidavit

STATE OF __________________

COUNTY OF ________________


Before me, the undersigned authority in and for said County and State personally appeared __________________ (Affiant) who is known to me and who being first by me duly sworn, deposes and says as follows:

He/She is over _____ years of age and has lived in the City of ___________, ____________ County, __________ State, continuously since the year ______ to the date of this Affidavit.  That he/she became personally acquainted with (person in possession) in the year _____. The Affiant further states that when he/she moved to the City of ____________ in the year _____, was living on the property (here give location of Affiant’s property in relation to property described) of the Affiant.  That the said property is described as (description of property being claimed). That _________________ was in the continuous, actual, open, notorious, adverse, peaceful and exclusive possession of this property claiming to own the same in the year ____. He has used this property as a homestead, farmed and cultivated and that he was in the continuous, actual, open, notorious and peaceful possession of said farm from the year _____ to the present time.

The Affiant further states that he/she has known this property for ____ years and during all of the time that he/she has known said property has never known or heard of anyone disputing the ownership of ____________ or anyone making any claim to any part thereof.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and seal on this ____ day of ____________, 20___.



Sworn to and subscribed before me this ___ day of _________, 20____.



My Commission Expires:____________________

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