Henry Watterson, admr. of Margaret Watterson, dec. v. Edward Watterson et al

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Henry Watterson, admr. of Margaret Watterson, dec. v. Edward Watterson et al
Case Date: 
1861
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Wills, Contested

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
108
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Henry Larkin offered paper for probate purporting to be Margaret's will, which will was contested by Defs. (Margaret's heirs). Add. Defs: Horace Watterson, William Johnson & wife Martha, John & Matilda Watterson (minors) by guardian Sally Watterson. Beneficiaries of will included sons Henry & James & grandsons Edward (son of James) & Charles Coffin (son of Henry). Property included money & negroes named in will. Possibly related case: Henry Watterson v. Edward Watterson et al, in ET Box 728.