Bryant Dennis v. William J. Rainey et al.

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Bryant Dennis v. William J. Rainey et al.
Case Date: 
1876
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Forcible Detainer

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
130
Notes / Description: 

Other defendants: Isaac H. Rainey and Hance H. Aymett. Dennis sued the defendants for forcible and unlawful entry and detainer onto a tract of land in Giles County. Dennis believed he was entitled to the land. Testimony of G. W. McGrew references the burning of the fence that enclosed the land in dispute by Gen. Hood's army during 1864.