Mary A. Traynor, exe. v. Thomas W. Johnson

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Mary A. Traynor, exe. v. Thomas W. Johnson
Case Date: 
1839
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Slaves, Ownership of

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
53
Notes / Description: 

The plaintiff was the exe. Of the will of John Traynor. The property listed in the will included a slave. The defendant with full knowledge that the slave belonged to the plaintiff deceived the plaintiff and put the slave to his own use.