Anthony S. Abbey v. Isaac Paul, Margaret & Thomas F. Blakemore, Elizabeth & John D. Goss Jr., Alexander C., Thomas, Francis M., Elenora, Lida, & Winfield S. Goss

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Anthony S. Abbey v. Isaac Paul, Margaret & Thomas F. Blakemore, Elizabeth & John D. Goss Jr., Alexander C., Thomas, Francis M., Elenora, Lida, & Winfield S. Goss
Case Date: 
1874
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Deed Dispute

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
88
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In 1865 Abbey was awarded a judgement against Paul for $950. The Sherriff found a lot Paul's land that he sold to pay the judgment the following September. Abbey was the highest bidder at the auction, & the debt was struck off. However, Paul never exe- cited a deed to Abbey. They also found that it had been previously levied and sold on a debt to John Goss. Abbey sued to recover the deed or the debt.