John H. Harvey, wife Flora Harvey nee White, & Thomas White v. Samuel L. Colville et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
John H. Harvey, wife Flora Harvey nee White, & Thomas White v. Samuel L. Colville et al.
Case Date: 
1888
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
457
Notes / Description: 

Wm White died & left $150,000+ property to son W.T. White, who deeded "Warren House" hotel on McMinnville square to Colville in trust for White's wife Josephine & children William, Martha aka MJ, & Pla. Flora & Thomas, who said Colville (TN legislator) schemed to divest valuable hotel property from Pla. & fraudulently got court to set aside deed. Hotel burned & rebuilt. W.T. died during suit. Add. Def surnames: Morford, Savage, French, Houchins, Biles, Mason, Smith. 2 folders.