James Ross v. F. M. Ramsey, et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
James Ross v. F. M. Ramsey, et al.
Case Date: 
1859
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
30
Notes / Description: 

The plaintiff previously received a deed of conveyance from the defendant for a certain tract of land and he paid $4,000 for it. However, the land was willed to minor heirs of Mrs. Margaret Ramsey, the mother of the defendant. The plaintiff is sued to provide the minors with a guardian ad litem so they may be made parties to a future case and for the title to the lot for which the plaintiff executed a bank note and paid.