Mat Cook & Wife, Mary Cook v. James Kennedy, et al.

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Mat Cook & Wife, Mary Cook v. James Kennedy, et al.
Case Date: 
1895
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land, Confirmation of Ownership

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
252
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Mary Cook formerly married to Tom Brown, sued to claim her inherited homestead from dfnts, also heirs of said Brown. Brown's estate sale was not enough to finalize his lifetime debts. His admr. filed to have his real estate (2 tracts) sold, but leaving home place for the widow as a homestead. In 2 folders. Addtl dfnts: Marinda Kennedy, Mattie Brown, Sarah Dusenberry, Francis Bledsoe, John Evans, Luther Brown, and Mary Davis.