Jane Rhea v. Mathew Allison & M.W. Williams

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Jane Rhea v. Mathew Allison & M.W. Williams
Case Date: 
1859
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Property Dispute

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
19
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff bought a town lot in the city of Knoxville from def. Williams for $400 on installments, yet received no title. Plaintiff then built a house & other improvements on the lot. Indebted to M. Allison, Williams conveyed said lot to him as payment. Allison brought an action of ejectment against Rhea, pending in Circuit Ct. Plaintiff asks for injunction bond against this action and a lien against the value of her improvements.