James Z. Travis & wife v. James F. Fletcher et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
James Z. Travis & wife v. James F. Fletcher et al.
Case Date: 
1892
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Deed Dispute

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
143
Notes / Description: 

Additional defendant: Harry Fletcher. This bill was brought to set aside a deed executed by the plaintiffs to the defendants because Travis was so impaired by the use of liquor that he was unable to understand the obligation of the contract.. In said contract the plaintiffs agreed to trade a house and lot located in Murfreesboro, Tennessee to the defendants in exchange for a butcher business. M. J. Travis is the wife of James Z. Travis.