Spencer Bernard, et al. v. George W. Bernard

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Spencer Bernard, et al. v. George W. Bernard
Case Date: 
1887
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
166
Notes / Description: 

The plaintiffs were heirs of Jonathan and Polly Barnard, dec. Polly Barnard was the daughter of Uberly Ball, dec. who owned a large estate in Hawkins Co. The plaintiffs claim the defendant had unlawfully claimed a 54 acre section of this ancestral land.