James D. Spitzer and wife v. James M. Carroll and wife

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
James D. Spitzer and wife v. James M. Carroll and wife
Case Date: 
1889
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
85
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiffs sued for half the land of A. W. Farris in the 1st Civil District of Hawkins County. The plaintiffs claimed half the tract is rightfully theirs through inheritance, however the defendants claimed they owned it outright--purchased in 1874… from A. W. Farris. The defendants lived on the land at the time of the case.