Luke Lea v. David Shields

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Luke Lea v. David Shields
Case Date: 
1846
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land, Confirmation of Ownership

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
14
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Plaintiff purchased land from Nashville University & East Tennessee University in 1839. Defendant was occupying land at time & refused to leave or recognize plaintiff's ownership of land. See similar cases: Bird F. Everett v. Luke Lea in ET 21a; Luke Lea v. David Shields ET 1124; Luke Lea v. John Swan ET 1124; Nashville University, The Trustees of East Tennessee University, & Luke Lea ET 1131; Luke Lea v. Isaac Martin ET 1135.