Mrs. J. A. Shropshire, et al. v. Martha Millard, et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Mrs. J. A. Shropshire, et al. v. Martha Millard, et al.
Case Date: 
1936
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
102
Notes / Description: 

Other complainants: J. W. Roark, Mrs. B. J. Moon, and W. G. Roark, heirs of W. M. Roark and Virginia A. Roark. They & Shropshire claimed to be beneficiaries of 4/7 interest of a large tract their father's of land. Millard thought she had bought a parcel & claimed 3/7 interest in the total. She was unrelated to the family. One of the Roark sons, L. H. Roark, is described as the "black sheep" of the family. Also involved were T. J. Roark and F. A. B. Roark.