Ella Bailey et al v. Enoch Brown

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Ella Bailey et al v. Enoch Brown
Case Date: 
1897
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Petition to Recover Land/Property

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
137
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Ella Bailey, wife os S. H. Bailey Jr.(dec.), and her children filed suit against the executors, heirs, and devisees of Enoch Brown, deceased. Bailey Jr. inherited an estate in trust from his mother Maria L. (Clark) Bailey. The plaintiffs contested the validity of note that Schuyler H. Bailey (dec. husband of Maria L.) transferred to Enoch Brown, which they claimed was misappropriated and against the trust deed of the estate. Plaintiffs requested the return of land conveyed by the note and debt on note.