Elizabeth Bearden v Elizabeth Morgan et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Elizabeth Bearden v Elizabeth Morgan et al.
Case Date: 
1861
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Other

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
55
Notes / Description: 

Elizabeth Bearden is an infant. Her guardian is M.J. Bearden. Case involves a deed of gift of a negro girl named Sarah -given to Elizabeth by her grandmother. The problem is that the grandmother appears to have gifted the slave to more than one grandchild Slavery