Susan K. Callahan v. Samuel P. Ament et al.

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Susan K. Callahan v. Samuel P. Ament et al.
Case Date: 
1892
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
165
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Additional defendants: Thomas A. Marr, Josephine Neblett, Georgiana Duncan, Alice Cate, and Julia F. Karr. Plaintiff is the daughter of Ament and sister of Neblett, Duncan, and Kate. Plaintiff states that in 1835 her father conveyed title to a tract of land to his children in preparation to abandon his family after violating his marriage vows. Plaintiff complains that her father later returned home and fraudulently retook possession of the land that he had previously conveyed.