Jonathan Greaves v. Josiah Barnes

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Jonathan Greaves v. Josiah Barnes
Case Date: 
1812
Court Origin: 
Superior Court of Law and Equity
Cause/Crime: 
Ejectment

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County:

Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
22
Notes / Description: 

Josiah Barnes possessed a grant that was older than the one Jonathan Greaves held for the same plot of 3,000 acres of land, near the current location of Henry Horton State Park. This suit sought to confirm the true owner of the property as well as the boundaries of the land.