C. W. Prior and wife Jesse Prior v. Henry M. Coleman

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
C. W. Prior and wife Jesse Prior v. Henry M. Coleman
Case Date: 
1877
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land, Sale of

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
64
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March 1871, Prior's purchased of Coleman 2 tracts of land in DeKalb County. The plaintiffs claimed that the defendant told them that the land was well adapted for stock raising, good grazing land, a probability for an early extension of the railroad and had a first class institution for learning. The plaintiffs claimed that all this was false except for the grazing.