O. B. Patton v. Jamesetta H. Dixon, A. J. Montgomery, W. E. Montgomery, James W. Smith,& Beulah Scott Gracey

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
O. B. Patton v. Jamesetta H. Dixon, A. J. Montgomery, W. E. Montgomery, James W. Smith,& Beulah Scott Gracey
Case Date: 
1900
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
61
Notes / Description: 

Patton seeking to remove the "cloud" over his right to 3 1/2 acres of land in Memphis. The defendants also claimed the land, saying it belonged to their deceased parents. Also being decided was the right to amend a charge after a decision had been made. Patton discovered a grammatical error which changed the nature of the decision. Depositions: W. M. Gracey, W. K. Poston, W. F. Vaughn, John H. Lenow, E. B. Lemaster, Thomas H. Jackson & C. W. Heiskell.