Polly Lowry by next friend William Lowry Jr. v. William Lowry Sr. et al.

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Polly Lowry by next friend William Lowry Jr. v. William Lowry Sr. et al.
Case Date: 
1856
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
28
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Additional defendants: Barclay McGhee, Margaret H. Niles and husband J.W.J. Niles & Charles M. McGhee. Very complex dispute over land once belonging to Polly Lowry's father, Barclay McGhee, dec. Polly's brother, John McGhee had promised to purchase and settle for Polly's life and her children after her death a tract of land provided from Barclay McGhee's estate. Wm Lowry and John Lowry became insolvent. John died and title passed to his children (Add. deft's) who refuse to convey land to plaintiff.