Polly Brittain, admr. of Abram Brittain v. Garland McAlister

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Polly Brittain, admr. of Abram Brittain v. Garland McAlister
Case Date: 
1816
Court Origin: 
Superior Court of Errors and Appeals
Cause/Crime: 
Non-Payment of Debt

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
50
Notes / Description: 

Brittain made a contract with Garland McAlister, selling him an enslaved woman named Peg for $350, a horse & pork for a sum of $600. McAlister had been involved in suits: McAlister v. Nichols and McAlister v. Peyton. He was owed money by Peyton & Nichols.