James Bull v. Spencer Harvey, et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
James Bull v. Spencer Harvey, et al.
Case Date: 
1878
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land, Confirmation of Ownership

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
64
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Additional defendants: Emily, David, and Elizabeth Bull, John and Catherine Evans, and Mary Leger, all heirs of Claiborne Bull dec. Harvey purchased the various interests in a tract of land from several of the defendants and then sold the entirety of the land to the plaintiff. Before conveyance was made, a fire destroyed the title bonds to said land. Plaintiff prays that the title and interest in the land be divested from the heirs and placed with him.