Abner Turner, J. Worsham, Ed Breathitt, Joseph Stoner, C. M. Hayes v. James F. Love, Margaret Roundtree, admr. Of William; William H. Johnson

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Abner Turner, J. Worsham, Ed Breathitt, Joseph Stoner, C. M. Hayes v. James F. Love, Margaret Roundtree, admr. Of William; William H. Johnson
Case Date: 
1874
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Estate Dispute/ Settlement

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
72
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William Rountree died in 1862, and although he left a will, the estate was completely insolvent. His will stipulated bequests of land, enslaved men Tom and Peter, race horses, etc. The suit was filed to satisfy debts, as well as bequests to William Roundtree's many heirs.