George W. Campbell v. James B. Porter et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
George W. Campbell v. James B. Porter et al.
Case Date: 
1836
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land, Contract Dispute

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
232
Notes / Description: 

Additional Defendants: Mary Doherty and James Porter's wife Helen formerly Helen Doherty, David Yarborough and Frances, his wife, formerly Frances Doherty. Planitiff claimed articles of agreement were entered in 1831 with Helen and Frances Doherty. Helen & Frances were daughters of George Doherty, who at the time of his death owned several parcels of land. One tract being within Indian boundary.