Nathan Kelly v. Polly Mettabarger

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Nathan Kelly v. Polly Mettabarger
Case Date: 
1870
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
38
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff conveyed a tract of land to his son, Calaway Kelly, with the stipulation that the land could not be sold without the plaintiff's consent. Calaway sold the land to Roland Mettabarger, the now deceased husband of Polly Mettabarger, without giving notice to his father. Calaway then died.