Joseph Grider v. James C. Harbison

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Joseph Grider v. James C. Harbison
Case Date: 
1871
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Slaves, Ownership of

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
79
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Case to determine the rights of the parties to ascertain whether at the time of the execution of the bill of sale of two slaves in the pleadings mentioned and described by wife of defendant had a separate estate in the two slaves ins aid bill of sales mentioned so as to make it necessary to the conveyance of the title of the two slaves that she should unite in the execution of the bill of sale.