Jesse C. Roberson, admr. of Samuel W. Roberson, dec. v. Eliza C. Roberson, et al

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Jesse C. Roberson, admr. of Samuel W. Roberson, dec. v. Eliza C. Roberson, et al
Case Date: 
1879
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Estate Settlement

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
106
Notes / Description: 

Additional Defts.: John B. & Rev. H. H. Sneed; Harriet Shore Sneed, James M. & Rufus Brown Roberson, et al. S. W. Roberson died testate on 11 May 1878, leaving a widow, Eliza C. Roberson, & a large, valuable estate. The plntff. asked the court to adjudicate the distribution of the estate among Roberson's heirs. The will stipulated that John B. Sneed, a minor, would inherit whatever was left of the estate after debt settlement. Some concern as to whether there would be sufficient assets.