State v. Phillip Wilson, et al

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. Phillip Wilson, et al
Case Date: 
1851
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Arson

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
26
Notes / Description: 

Additional Defendants: George Gideon & George Desheridge/Detheridge. def.s. charged with setting fire to a store house belonging to Jacob Peake on 29 Jan. 1851. Building itself valued at $500; it also contained a considerable amount of "goods, wares, & merchandise" belonging to Joseph T. & Morgan Bryan, & John K. Brown, valued at about $3000.