David Clayman v. Benjamin L. Yoakley

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
David Clayman v. Benjamin L. Yoakley
Case Date: 
1871
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Lien

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
53
Notes / Description: 

The plaintiff owns a certain tract of land that he sold to the defendant for an undisclosed total amount. The defendant made some payments and executed a note to the plaintiff for the balance of the purchase money in 1866 for $553.56, which he failed to pay. The plaintiff filed this petition to decree an enforcement of his lien upon the land for the sum of purchase money.