Samuel Pearce v. William Roller, et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Samuel Pearce v. William Roller, et al.
Case Date: 
1848
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Wills, Contested

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
204
Notes / Description: 

Additional Defendants: Elizabeth and William B. Arneus (?), Elijah Roller (minor), J A. Roller (minor), George P. and Pearce S. Roller. Pearce sued to claim ownership of a tract of land he claimed he purchased from his father William Pearce prior to his death. After the death of William Pearce, his will did not account for this transaction and Samuel contested it as such. See majority of materials (165 of 204 pages) in box ET 1870.