J. M. Avent v. H. B. Duryea et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
J. M. Avent v. H. B. Duryea et al.
Case Date: 
1911
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Lien

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
658
Notes / Description: 

Additional defendant: Bayard Thayer. In 1891, J.M. Avent was sole owner of a kennel of English setter bird dogs. The kennel was in Hardeman County, TN. The dogs had a reputation for excellence and their value was around $15,000.00. In March of 1891, Thayer purchased one third interest. He failed to pay to Avent his share of expenses due each year. Suit is to recover money due Avent from Thayer and Duryea and to close out partnership.