Alexander Findlay et al.v. Alexander McBall& wife et al.and William C. White v. Wiilliam King

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Alexander Findlay et al.v. Alexander McBall& wife et al.and William C. White v. Wiilliam King
Case Date: 
1859
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Estate Dispute

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
37
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William King had one full blood brother, James, one half brother, Samuel and one half sister, Hannah. King left his estate to the son of James King also called William. William King died intestate. Samuel died leaving children and a widow. James died leaving two sons and a daughter who married plaintiff, Alexander McBall. Hannah died leaving children including Nancy. Plaintiffs claim to be a descendants of Nancy. Competing claims to the estate. Second case involves same family.