J. B. Hawkins et al. v. J. T. Wears et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
J. B. Hawkins et al. v. J. T. Wears et al.
Case Date: 
1885
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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County:

Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
43
Notes / Description: 

Other plaintiffs: B. F. Lawrence, J. Hawkins. Other defendants: D. B. Evans, Benjamin Cummings, B. F. Lawrence, E. U. Walkup, & J. B. Hawkins. Interesting note -- some of the plaintiffs are also defendants. Case concerns the purchase of property for the building of a school. Issues concern paying the contractors, dealing with an overpayment from a previous judgment, and the problem of sub-dividing the land.