Arthur St. John v. The East Tennessee & Georgia Rail Road Company

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Arthur St. John v. The East Tennessee & Georgia Rail Road Company
Case Date: 
1858
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Trespass and Damages

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
23
Notes / Description: 

Trespass and damage in the sum of $4,000. A train conductor of the company allegedly purposefully ran down and killed a Negro boy worth $1,200 and several heads of cattle owned by the plaintiff.