Mayor & City Council of Nashville v. Charles Morley

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Mayor & City Council of Nashville v. Charles Morley
Case Date: 
1872
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Compensation

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
64
Notes / Description: 

Morley originally sued the Mayor & City Council for $2500 he said was due him by account from 1867 for labor he performed for the city. Morley was hired to number houses in Nashville but allegedly was never paid. The Mayor, etc. alleged that they never promised to pay Morley.