N. E. Morgan et al.v. John Cloud

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
N. E. Morgan et al.v. John Cloud
Case Date: 
1865
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Ejectment

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
31
Notes / Description: 

Additional plaintiffs: J.J. Servell & S.E. Coltrel, securities. In this ejectment case, Circuit Court found for plaintiff, awarding him title of land in question, but only assessed damages at five cents. Defendant had lived on 100 acre tract since 1858. Said land belonged to N.E. Morgan's father William, dec'd, and bequeathed to him in his will. Originally, plaintiff sought damages of $300.