G. W. Puckett v. G.W. Medley

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
G. W. Puckett v. G.W. Medley
Case Date: 
1889
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land, Confirmation of Ownership

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
597
Notes / Description: 

Continuation of case with same name from MT 751. Court ruled in favor of Puckett-that the conveyance of the 200 acre tract of land was not intended by the parties as an absolute sale, but was made to indemnify and secure Medley in the debt he had to pay. Medley never paid debt to Puckett. Court divested title of land from Medley into Puckett. Medley was also liable to Puckett for the value of timber cut and removed. 3 folders.