Bob Reynolds & Jacob v. James Chambers et al.

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Bob Reynolds & Jacob v. James Chambers et al.
Case Date: 
1854
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Slaves, Ownership of

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
0
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A group of slaves who belonged to a William Crouse were deeded over to a William Chambers with the understanding that Crouse wished his slaves to be freed upon his death. After his death, however, Chambers sold the slaves to a William Bowling Some slaves involved in the case were named Bob, Jacob, Lizzy, Lucky and Violet