John Mayfield v. Jacob Gray & Stephen Sutton

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
John Mayfield v. Jacob Gray & Stephen Sutton
Case Date: 
1820
Court Origin: 
Superior Court of Errors and Appeals
Cause/Crime: 
Non-Payment of Debt

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County:

Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
10
Notes / Description: 

Gray owed Frederick Owen $168 & Mayfield was security on the loan. Gray became completely insolvent & left Tennessee. Mayfield was left to pay the debt. Stephen Sutton had a judgment against Gray for an additional $190. Mayfield sued to have the debt to Sutton discharged so that the debt owed him by Gray would be prioritized & repaid.