James Cartwright v. Thomas & Jacob Cartwright

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
James Cartwright v. Thomas & Jacob Cartwright
Case Date: 
1815
Court Origin: 
Superior Court of Errors and Appeals
Cause/Crime: 
Failure to Perform Duties as Counse

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
33
Notes / Description: 

David Cartwright died, appointing his sons Thomas and Jacob executors. David owed substantial debts in Natchez, Mississippi. James was to inherit $500 but the debts were greater than that amount. James sued to recover his inheritance.