Ellen A. Burson v. East Tennessee, Virginia & Georgia Railway Company

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Ellen A. Burson v. East Tennessee, Virginia & Georgia Railway Company
Case Date: 
1890
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Damages for Wrongful Death

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
27
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff sued the defendant for $30,000 in damages for the death of her husband, Z. L. Burson, a locomotive engineer for the railway company at the time of his death. Plaintiff's husband was killed on January 19, 1890.