John Den, lessee of William Jack & Joseph McAllister v. Joseph Hamilton

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
John Den, lessee of William Jack & Joseph McAllister v. Joseph Hamilton
Case Date: 
1853
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
70
Notes / Description: 

Jack & McAllister got judgments against Hamilton (as did 2 others) & all 4 judgments were satisfied by selling Hamilton's land, at which sale Jack & McAllister purchased the land. Dispute over effect of Hamilton's possession on title of Jack & McAllister. Land at issue bordered Nolichucky River & included the William Anderson tract & the Soldiers Rest tract.