C. E. James v. Thomas King & William Washington

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
C. E. James v. Thomas King & William Washington
Case Date: 
1894
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Possession of Land

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
108
Notes / Description: 

Thomas B. Vanhorn sold some land to Missouri King dec. 1873. She was wife of Thomas King and mother of Mamie King dec. 1887. After Missouri’s death, Thomas abandoned the child and land. Mamie sold some of the land to Washington, who sold it to Napoleon Loder, who sold it to James. After Mamie died, Thomas returned to take possession of the land. James here filed for possession.