State v. Lewis Tillman Jr., admr. of James R. Cocke, dec.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. Lewis Tillman Jr., admr. of James R. Cocke, dec.
Case Date: 
1877
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Debt

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
16
Notes / Description: 

Dennis Shean was arrested for larceny and brought Cocke as his security who paid the penal sum of $500. Shean failed to answer the cause in court and the $500 became due by Cocke who has since died. The state is now seeking to collect this sum from Cocke's estate.