John Cocke v. admrs. of George Evans, dec., admrs. of John F. Jack, dec.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
John Cocke v. admrs. of George Evans, dec., admrs. of John F. Jack, dec.
Case Date: 
1835
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Debt, Balance on

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
77
Notes / Description: 

Cocke sued the heirs of George Evans over the proceeds of a toll bridge Evans operated over the Clinch River from about 1812 until it was destroyed by flood in 1823. Heirs include Walker Evans, William D. Nielson and wife, Thomas Walker and wife, Elijah Evans, Jesse Evans, John Jack and wife. Extremely large and delicate file on oversized paper.