L. V. Garland v. L. D. Gillenwaters, et al

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
L. V. Garland v. L. D. Gillenwaters, et al
Case Date: 
1886
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Recovery of Land/Property

Database - TN Research:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
15
Notes / Description: 

Plntff. sought recovery on a $250 note executed to her by the deft. under her maiden name of L. V. Gillenwaters. Plntff. & deft. brother & sister. Their father had decided to make an "adjustment" of some of his property among his 3 oldest children from his first. Marriage, of whom plntff. & deft. were two, & conveyed the land to the deft., requiring him to execute a note of $250 to each of the other 2 children. Plntff. asked for recovery against deft. & sale of the land.