Robert Ritchie v. Nelson Riley

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Robert Ritchie v. Nelson Riley
Case Date: 
1855
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Assumpsit

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
16
Notes / Description: 

Riley, who was an African American (and some suggestion he was slave of Obediah Riley) bought a mare from Ritchie & owed him the purchase money ($100). Witnesses: Ephraim Kinder, Elihu King, Jacob Walker.