Alfred Cochran v. John M. Davis

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Alfred Cochran v. John M. Davis
Case Date: 
1857
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
42
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff sold defendant tract of land, but deed of sale included another tract whose ownership was in dispute & was not intended by either party to be part of the sale. Neither party realized deed included additional tract until after sale was completed. Plaintiff was, therefore, seeking to rectify deed.