Anderson Yount v. John C. Brown (Broun)

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Anderson Yount v. John C. Brown (Broun)
Case Date: 
1887
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Injunction

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County:

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

Yount alleged that John C. Brown or Broun?, also known as "Charley", was cutting timber on land that he rightfully owned near the Clinch Mountain in Hawkins County. Brown claimed that it was his land. Yount sought in injunction to prevent dfnt. from cutting timber and sought to clarify the land ownership. Yount claimed the tract had been owned by Samuel and then George Pettibone.