J. J. Alexander v. George W. Kinder et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
J. J. Alexander v. George W. Kinder et al.
Case Date: 
1889
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Failure to Perform Official Duties

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
118
Notes / Description: 

The plaintiff, trustee of Grainger County from 1878-1883, sued Kinder (a constable at the time) and W. C. Cochran over a bond worth $1400 for the collection of taxes. Kinder never collected the required county taxes or delivered them to the trustee as required by the bond/his office.