Pathkiller, lessee v. John Blair & James Johnston

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Pathkiller, lessee v. John Blair & James Johnston
Case Date: 
1830
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
52
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This case concerns the ejectment for the recovery of 640 acres of land in Roane County claimed as Reservation under the Calhoun Treaty. This area was known as Blair's Ferry after the defendant. Pathkiller was the last hereditary chief of the Cherokee, and a colonel under Andrew Jackson in the Creek War. See other cases in ET 1627 relating to this case.