Patterson A. Reece v. Moses H. Clift, et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Patterson A. Reece v. Moses H. Clift, et al.
Case Date: 
1904
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
2
Notes / Description: 

Additional Defendants: J. W., S. E., W. J., D. P. & Walter J. Clift; H. T. & R. R. Keeny, G. M. Walker, Charles Sparks & Beriah F. Sykes. Portion of original bill. Plaintiff, a resident of Cincinnati, OH, argues that he is the rightful owner of land of which the defendants took unlawful possession ca. June 1896. Defendants have since taken large quantities of valuable timber, using it for their own purposes or selling it & keeping proceeds for themselves & refuse to stop doing so.