John F. Norville v. John Baker et ux et al.

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
John F. Norville v. John Baker et ux et al.
Case Date: 
1871
Court Origin: 
Chancery
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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
57
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Additional defendants: Hampton Browder & Alexander Crockett, men of color, John and Emilla Baker. Alfred Davis died and left 100 acres and left it to his daughters Emilla Davis Baker and Rachel Davis Norville. Plaintiff bought the undivided interest in land from defendants from $800, however a deed was never given and therefore asked for his money to be returned. The defendants failed to return all the notes to the plaintiff.