James W. Adams, Guardian v. S. C. Alexander

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
James W. Adams, Guardian v. S. C. Alexander
Case Date: 
1889
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
37
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Decree was obtained in previous case regarding estate of Erwin Craig, dec. A portion of his land was sold to pay for his outstanding debts. Land was not sold until Adams replaced former administrator of Craig's Estate who had passed away. Land was sold to Josiah Wilburn for $500. Reference to pending case John B. Wilburn, et al. v. Josiah Wilburn, et al. in MT 811 in regard to Josiah being declared having an unsound mind. Adams suing Alexander to recover land and rents for heirs of Josiah Wilburn.