Hester Ann Hopkins v. Jesse L. Bryant

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Hester Ann Hopkins v. Jesse L. Bryant
Case Date: 
1886
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
171
Notes / Description: 

Hopkins is the widow of Solomon Hopkins, who purchased the disputed land in 1861, and who paid $1300 of the purchase price by selling a slave woman and her child.