State v. James Hickerson

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. James Hickerson
Case Date: 
1895
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Arson

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
48
Notes / Description: 

The State charged Hickerson with maliciously burning the barn/home of Peter Bailey (on the land of G. W. Stround) with the contents of said barn being some fodder, corn and farming utensils/implements, and two mules. Exhibit is a diagram/map of the property near Morrison that was burned and several sets of tracks that were found on the property, some of which were believed to be the perpetrators.'