The Chairman of the County Court of Hamilton County v. James M. Anderson, Sheriff, Joseph G. Smith, Samuel Igou, securities

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
The Chairman of the County Court of Hamilton County v. James M. Anderson, Sheriff, Joseph G. Smith, Samuel Igou, securities
Case Date: 
1844
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Failure to Pay

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
23
Notes / Description: 

Suit brought against defendant, who as sheriff was responsible for collecting and paying over to the county, tax for the year 1841 in the amount of $1664.54. Defendant claims that a deputy, James M. Bean since dec., had been collecting & keeping receipts. Said deputy turned money over to County, not Sheriff, defendant claimed. Joseph G. Smith made admin. of J. Bean.