Jeremiah Wells & Rosa Rhodes v. Sarah Dougherty & others

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Jeremiah Wells & Rosa Rhodes v. Sarah Dougherty & others
Case Date: 
1853
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
28
Notes / Description: 

Dispute over a tract owned by Michael Dougherty, who died intestate. Heirs: James Dougherty, (deceased), Rosa Rhodes, Tom Dougherty, Betsy [Shifflet? and husband], Sarah Dougherty, Hannah Ward, and Mary Dougherty. It was alleged that the Shifflets sold their portion to Thomas Hopkins. Others involved: David Larkins, Elizabeth Shifflet, Eldridge Hood. Plat of the lots is drawn on page 5.