Robert T. Creighton & wife, Nellie v. Joseph P. Brantley, et al..

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Robert T. Creighton & wife, Nellie v. Joseph P. Brantley, et al..
Case Date: 
1886
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Breach of Contract

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
64
Notes / Description: 

Additional defendants: A. Ogle, S. N. Stephenson. Defendants Brantley, Ogle and Stephenson were the Mayor, Board of Aldermen of the Town of Wartrace, TN. Complainant Nellie Creighton had been hired as assistant teacher at the "white school" in Wartrace. The defendants rescinded the offer to teach. Complainant seeks damages. Nellie (a/k/a Nettie) maiden name is McKean.