Hugh Brown v. Hamilton & Allen Brown

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Hugh Brown v. Hamilton & Allen Brown
Case Date: 
1858
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Slaves, Ownership of

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
87
Notes / Description: 

Dispute over the ownership of 9 slaves in which the plaintiff has owned for 6 years and has never meant to convey the ownership of these slaves to anyone else. Hamilton Brown of North Carolina had a bill of sale for these slaves.