State v. William Brown

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. William Brown
Case Date: 
1854
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Larceny

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County:

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

May 1, 1853, William Brown, a laborer, was said to have stolen one hundred bushels of corn, worth $25. Defendant found guilty, and sentenced to three years in the Tennessee State Penitentiary.