Lydia Ann Torbett v. Hugh Torbett et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Lydia Ann Torbett v. Hugh Torbett et al.
Case Date: 
1867
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
25
Notes / Description: 

Land dispute over 125 acres of land in Sullivan county originally left to plaintiff and their children by her deceased husband, Samuel Torbett. Plaintiff gave up the land to the Bank of Tennessee and was not entitled to dower in the said land unless the debt on the land was removed. Additional defendants: Joseph Torbett, Samuel Torbett, Sallie Tobertt, Catherine Torbett, David Hughes and James Hughes.