Benjamin Gist, admr. of Joseph Gist, dec. v. James M. Austin, William Austin, & Joseph S. Mitchell

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Benjamin Gist, admr. of Joseph Gist, dec. v. James M. Austin, William Austin, & Joseph S. Mitchell
Case Date: 
1874
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Estate Settlement

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
192
Notes / Description: 

Joseph Gist died intestate. Before he died Gist signed as surety on a note for James Austin at the Bank of TN. Austin also owed Gist $196. Gist was also surety on a note for $1k for Austin to the estate of John Austin, dec. Gist had attempted to collect the debt from Austin before he died. However the case continued, later pursued by his estate's administrator.