Bird Pankey v. William D. Carnes & John Hutcherson

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Bird Pankey v. William D. Carnes & John Hutcherson
Case Date: 
1857
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
68
Notes / Description: 

Bird bought 585 acres from Carnes. Dispute arose over boundary lines on the land. Then Carnes sued Bird on the purchase money note. Bird filed this suit to enjoin Carnes from prosecuting that suit until dispute resolved. Bird died while suit ongoing & James S. Pankey was appointed his administrator.