Abraham Maury v. Thomas Hickman

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Abraham Maury v. Thomas Hickman
Case Date: 
1817
Court Origin: 
Superior Court of Errors and Appeals
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
50
Notes / Description: 

Hickman sold Maury a tract of land from North Carolina land grant #586. Several of these plots of land were sold to Hickman by James Hoggatt. The titles on the land were not perfect, and this suit was filed in order to legally sort out the chain of title filing proper ownership in the court.