John Damron, et al. v. James Roach

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
John Damron, et al. v. James Roach
Case Date: 
1840
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Trespass

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
32
Notes / Description: 

Damron & George Arnold were accused of trespassing on Roach's property, destroying his property by removing his fence, destroying his crops, and stealing of 20 wagon loads of rock. The portion of missing fence allowed Roach's livestock to escape, causing him to search for them. Roach sued for damages for time and property lost.