A. J. Hamilton, et al. v. W. L. Nance, et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
A. J. Hamilton, et al. v. W. L. Nance, et al.
Case Date: 
1893
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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County:

Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
146
Notes / Description: 

Add Pla: William A. Nance and Susan Nance Hamilton, wife of A.J. Hamilton. Add def: Martha J. Nance, John Y. Cooper and wife Margaret J. Cooper. In 1866 land belonging to Andrew Castleman located in the 11 Civil District of Davidson County was equally divided amongst his twelve heirs. In 1893 pla. brought suit complaining that W. L. Nance was falsely claiming ownership of said land. Casefile notes William A. Nance was confined to the State Insane Asylum in Nashville for 16 years prior to the trial.