Edward Sanders v. John Camp

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Edward Sanders v. John Camp
Case Date: 
1817
Court Origin: 
Superior Court of Errors and Appeals
Cause/Crime: 
Contract Dispute and Damages

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
29
Notes / Description: 

Edward Sanders hired an enslaved man, Abraham, from John Camp, paying with a note for $100. Shortly after Abraham became sick and was not able to work. Abraham went to the house of Miss Hope, where his wife lived. Sanders sued to recover the value of his note.