Johnathon & William Davies v. James P. Thompson, admr of T. Hopkins dec.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Johnathon & William Davies v. James P. Thompson, admr of T. Hopkins dec.
Case Date: 
1841
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
9
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This is in response to an earlier suit: 1837 defendant filed bill against plaintiff where a tract of land was sold to the Daviess by Thos. Hopkins dec. (Oct. 1819, 131 acres sold for $780, to be paid in 5 annual installments of $156) Upon default, James Thompson filed suit and sought to force sale of land to collect.