Jane Doss by next friend v. W. L. Doss and John Swaffer

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Jane Doss by next friend v. W. L. Doss and John Swaffer
Case Date: 
1883
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Recovery of Land/Property

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
119
Notes / Description: 

W. L. Doss owned a tract of land and conveyed land to Swaffer. Jane, Doss’s wife, would not sign the contract and it was never registered in the Register’s office. Doss moved the family to a poorer farm against Jane's wishes and she later filed suit to recover the land from Swaffer. Next friend Thomas L. Dixon. 90 pages in ET1940