Jacob Alan v. John A. Wilson & James McEwen & William White v. John A. Wilson & James McEwen

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Jacob Alan v. John A. Wilson & James McEwen & William White v. John A. Wilson & James McEwen
Case Date: 
1819
Court Origin: 
Court of Equity
Cause/Crime: 
Non-Payment of Debt

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
74
Notes / Description: 

In 1815, Thomas Brown obtained a judgment against White on security for Wilson for $300. Then they obtained a judgment against Wilson for $1,800, but Wilson was insolvent. James McEwen then filed a bill of interpleader against Wilson for $500, as leverage for the debt, Wilson had mortgaged an enslaved worker. The suit was filed to settle each of these complaints.