James Hugh Brown, by next friend D. M. Brown v. D. F. Watkins, et al

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
James Hugh Brown, by next friend D. M. Brown v. D. F. Watkins, et al
Case Date: 
1896
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
113
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Add defendants: D. F. Watkins, R. W. Watkins, H. G. Evans and wife, Sallie Evans. Case involves a dispute between the grandson of F. H. Watkins and the executors of his will, who both claim ownership of a 360 acre farm in Maury County. The grandson and his father moved away after the death of their mother, however they claim the did not abandon their claim to the farm. The defendants claim the farm was never given to the daughter or the grandson.