D. F. Odum v. J. G. Grathwell et al

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
D. F. Odum v. J. G. Grathwell et al
Case Date: 
1907
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
125
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Additional Defendants: B. J. Hampton & G. W. Wisehart. Plaintiff sued for deed to tract of land in Benton Co. That he had purchased from Thomas Walker & wife, Martha, agreeing to assume payment of their notes. Walkers had purchased land from Wisehart. Grathwell, Wisehart's agent, agreed to have Wisehart make a deed directly to plaintiff as the Walkers' deed had never been registered. Instead had Wisehart deed entire tract of land to Hampton. Plaintiff arges Hampton has no legal right to the property.