M. B. Southerland, et al. v. W .J. Flowers, et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
M. B. Southerland, et al. v. W .J. Flowers, et al.
Case Date: 
1888
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
123
Notes / Description: 

Additional plaintiffs: Alice A. Southerland, James R. Blount, and Sallie M. Moore. Additional defendant: Lee Rushing. Discusses previous case R.J. Howard, et al. v. John H. Andrews, et al. in which James W. Howard, dec.'s lands were divided among the parties-1250 acres to a Sarah Blount. Plaintiffs are her children. Sarah and husband A.J. Moore had sold land to Rushing. Plaintiffs suing for clear title to the land and to be declared the legal owners of the land.