Nathan Jobe v. E. R. Chenoweth, et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Nathan Jobe v. E. R. Chenoweth, et al.
Case Date: 
1856
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
127
Notes / Description: 

Incomplete file: land originally possessed by Nathan's dad Enoch, who Nathan took care of for 12 yrs until Enoch died. Enoch entered land, transferred it to Nathan, who entered adjoining land & got state grant No. 299.62 for all 98-1/2 acres (entry 1183). Dispute with bro-in-law Ezekiel Chenoweth [Chinauth] (m. Nathan's sister Sarah). Other sibs: Lydia, Nancy, Barbary & Margaret Jobe; Mary (m. John White). Land on waters of Sinking Creek.