Newton T. Clinton, et al v. Joseph C. Bookman, et al

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Newton T. Clinton, et al v. Joseph C. Bookman, et al
Case Date: 
1892
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Recovery of Land/Property

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
71
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Plaintiffs seized and possessed a large amount of real estate following the death of their father. Their father died before their grandfather, John C. Clinton's, dec. estate descended to them. Defendants began cutting timber on land. Plaintiffs filed this bill to recover value of all timber already cut and prevent defendants from cutting more timber. Additional Plaintiffs: Earley B. Clinton, Jesse K. Clinton, by next friend Sarah Clinton. Additional Defendant: John Algiers