No, the only type of document that would serve to transfer legal title to a property would be a grant deed, a quitclaim deed, or similar other document; it would clearly state that it was a Deed.
If someone did interject a deed in the middle of a petition, then the transfer can be void based on fraud and misrepresentation.
Furthermore, a deed must be notarized in order to have a valid legal effect;
it must also be witnessed.
All of the requirements are mandated by statute - here:
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