Joseph Wheless, et al v. First National Bank of Murfreesboro

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Joseph Wheless, et al v. First National Bank of Murfreesboro
Case Date: 
1892
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Non-payment of Bank Note

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
224
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This case was filed by the heirs of Gen. John F. Wheless, dec. Wheless was the owner of the Belmont Flouring Mills, prior to his death he had taken out notes from defendant company. Notes were not repaid. Company was declared insolvent and became property of bank. Plaintiffs filed this case to have property and company returned to them and claimed that they were unaware of unpaid debt. Additional Plaintiffs: Annie Blakely, John H. Blakely, W. T. Wheless. Exhibit: Ledger document