John C. Hicks et al. v. S. D. Brooks et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
John C. Hicks et al. v. S. D. Brooks et al.
Case Date: 
1890
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
126
Notes / Description: 

Additional Plaintiffs: James Hicks and Jacob Hawell. In 1878, plaintiffs purchased a tract of land from J. P. Rogers and his wife M. F. Rogers on top of Short Mountain in Grainger County. The plaintiffs disputed the boundaries that were included in the deed and claimed that there was a piece of land that was omitted by the mistake of defendant S. D. Brooks. Exhibit includes a hand-drawn detailed map of land in dispute.