A. L. Bawcum v. J. G. Houston

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
A. L. Bawcum v. J. G. Houston
Case Date: 
1877
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Debt

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
0
Notes / Description: 

A. L. Bawcum [Baucum] was adm'x to Nicholas Bawcum, dec. Dispute re jdgmt Houston got against Nicholas in 1865-66, after which Nicholas moved to MO for 5 yrs, left Kennedy in charge of his farm. Kennedy pd on jdgmt. Case asks whether he had authority to do so & whether Nicholas ratified debt before he died. Houston really trying to get Nicholas to pay for horse his son took from Houston during war. Case moved from Decatur to Humphreys County. Location incorrect.