Robert Bogle & John Best v. Harrison J. Roach

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Robert Bogle & John Best v. Harrison J. Roach
Case Date: 
1856
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
25
Notes / Description: 

Dispute over 5,000 acres in Hiwassee District, on Tennessee River, bordering Indian Boundary. Mistrial declared, then disputed land surveyed, then jury ruled in favor of Bogle & Best. Claims of both parties were based on grants from State of Tennessee. Bogle & Best grant: No. 4672 (entry No. 6642). Roach's grant: No. 27623 & No. 27626.