George W. Brown, et al. v. Margaret Surgoin, et al.

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
George W. Brown, et al. v. Margaret Surgoin, et al.
Case Date: 
1846
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Debt

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
67
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John Billings of Charleston, South Carolina, loaned more than $3,000 to James Surgoin for a tract in Hawkins County, 1815. Surgoin died intestate in 1820. Surviving were his wife Peggy; daughter Polly and husband Lyjah Kinchloe; daughter Elizabeth and husband John C. Gill[?]; and infants Sarah, who later married Benjamin Thurman; daughter Margaret; son Edward; Nancy; Wyly; James; John Billings S. Surgoin; and Harriet Surgoin.