J. K. Bouldin, exe. of Robert Sanders, Clerk & Master of Grundy Co. v. John c. Lockhart, et al

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
J. K. Bouldin, exe. of Robert Sanders, Clerk & Master of Grundy Co. v. John c. Lockhart, et al
Case Date: 
1877
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Election Dispute

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
343
Notes / Description: 

Sept. 1873 Grundy Co. held an election to decide whether the county seat would be moved from Altamont to Tracy City. Plntff. alleges that the Sheriff did not open & hold an election in the 8th Civil Dist. although he did so elsewhere, thus defrauding the taxpayers. Plntff. also alleges that the defts. tampered with the election results & accuses officials of other illegal activities. See also: MT, Box 350. (Location may be incorrect.)