James Hickson, et al v. Myles Kelly

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
James Hickson, et al v. Myles Kelly
Case Date: 
1891
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Property Dispute

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
235
Notes / Description: 

Add. Plntffs.: Mary & Ellen Hickson. Plntffs. children & heirs of Robert Hickson, decd. They inherited a city lot from their father which adjoined deft.'s property. The dividing lines between the lots on the block had never been properly surveyed due to the expense & the property's low value. When plntffs. had their lot surveyed & attempted to build a fence on the dividing line deft. & his son-in-law tore it down. Plntffs. asked Court to set by decree the boundary line between the lots. See ET, 1765.