Anna T. Davenport v. Thomas W. Davenport et al.

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Anna T. Davenport v. Thomas W. Davenport et al.
Case Date: 
1883
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Property Dispute

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
240
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Other defendants (as spelled in transcript): Burtan Davenport, Larens Campbell, Dug Davenport, John Davenport, Elizabeth Robinson, Hugh Robinson, Sylas Davenport, Rosanah Davenport, Nancy Davenport, Mary Davenport, Lucy Davenport, and Andrew Davenport. Most are heirs of Warren Davenport; plaintiff is his widow. She claims not to have been informed of the conditions of her husband's will until all the property was sold. She says she brought some of it to the marriage and it was hers by right.