Sarah Phillips et al.v. Samuel Whittenburg & wife Susan Goff Whittenburg

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Sarah Phillips et al.v. Samuel Whittenburg & wife Susan Goff Whittenburg
Case Date: 
1856
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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County:

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

Dispute re 300 acres of Cumberland Mtn land. Pla.: admrs & heirs of Ambrose Goff, dec. Heirs: children Sarah (m. John Phillips), Martha (m. Daniel White), Elizabeth (m. David M. Griffith), Timothy, Anna (m. Jefferson Rogers), & William (dec) who left children Jesse, James, Timothy, Ambrose, Martha, & Nancy (m. Lorenzo Little). Def Susan is also Goff heir. Ambrose left no widow. Possibly related case: Phebe Goff et al.v. Samuel Whittenburg et al, ET Box 1156 (also involves Cumberland Mountain land).