East Tennessee, Virginia and Georgia Railroad Company v. Lottie T. George

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
East Tennessee, Virginia and Georgia Railroad Company v. Lottie T. George
Case Date: 
1890
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Damages for Wrongful Death

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
145
Notes / Description: 

Emile George (husband of Lottie) was struck & run over by train while walking along tracks. He was not instantly killed. 1 arm was badly mangled & had to be amputated between elbow & shoulder. He died sometime after the surgery, possibly from internal injuries.