Jesse Edgington v. John H. Alsup et al

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Jesse Edgington v. John H. Alsup et al
Case Date: 
1904
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Breach of Official Duty

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
92
Notes / Description: 

Additional Defendant: A. J. Harris. Plaintiff, who had been appointed Back Tax Attorney, originally sued defendants for failing to turn over to him the books pertaining to state & county back taxes since 1893 & city back taxes since 1894 as required by law. Defendants continued to collect back taxes & also fees & commissions that should have gone to plaintiff. Tax records included.