John Cox & Marvel Hill, exe. of Curd Cox, dec. v. John Rhodes & wife Polly Rhodes et al.

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
John Cox & Marvel Hill, exe. of Curd Cox, dec. v. John Rhodes & wife Polly Rhodes et al.
Case Date: 
1855
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Wills, Contested

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
55
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John & Polly contested will of Curd Cox (Polly's dad), which left property to Curd's grandson Menoah Jett & all of Curd's sons & daughters--John Cox, James Cox, Richardson Cox, Moses Cox, Sally Conner, Milly Hill, Henry Cox, Elizabeth Jett--except Polly. Jury found will to be valid. Add. Def. were securities for John & Polly: Wm B. Coapland & Pleasant R. Grills. Slaves named in will: Jane, George, Harriet, John, Mary.