Samuel Perkins v. Susannah Perkins

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Samuel Perkins v. Susannah Perkins
Case Date: 
1823
Court Origin: 
Court of Equity
Cause/Crime: 
Estate Dispute

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
0
Notes / Description: 

William Perkins, deceased, gave gifts and "advancements" of undisclosed value to some of his children during his lifetime. Court asked to decide whether these persons should share equally in estate with other heirs who had not received such gifts. Defendants: Susannah Perkins (widow). Elia F. and Nicholas Perkins, Robert & Sally P. Scales, Leah A. & William Perkins Cannon. File includes will of William Perkins. Samuel Perkins, executor.