Thomas D. Porter & Mary Porter v. Nicholas Scales & John S. Russwurm, exe. of Thomas E. Sumner, dec.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Thomas D. Porter & Mary Porter v. Nicholas Scales & John S. Russwurm, exe. of Thomas E. Sumner, dec.
Case Date: 
1823
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Estate Dispute

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County:

Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
13
Notes / Description: 

Specific cause of action not stated. Regards large estate left by Sumner, including lands in Williamson and Rutherford Counties (TN), Ohio, and Warrenton (NC). Mentions bequest of land being tied to allowing emancipation of slaves.