J. L. and C. H. Rogers v. James Simmons

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
J. L. and C. H. Rogers v. James Simmons
Case Date: 
1889
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Land, Sale of

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
67
Notes / Description: 

Elijah Jones and T. D. Knight jointly held two registered land grants in east Tennessee. The whereabouts of all the heirs are unknown and dividing the land would be difficult. The plaintiff asked the court to grant them the right to sell the property for partition and split the proceeds among the heirs.