B. M. Branner, et al., exe. of John R. Branner, dec. v. E. A. Sawyers, et al.

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
B. M. Branner, et al., exe. of John R. Branner, dec. v. E. A. Sawyers, et al.
Case Date: 
1876
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
173
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Sawyers borrowed $1,200 from John Branner in 1868. To secure the loan, Sawyers conveyed a tract of land to Joseph M. Logan. Logan, the deed's trustee, died in 1869 but never sold the land. His heirs were S. T. Logan and C. R. Logan. The Branner estate then sought repayment of the loan from the Logan heirs. Plaintiffs included John TalbottG. M. Branner. An exhibit includes the original note with eleven 5-cents internal revenue stamps.