Thomas Shaver et al. v. James Wright

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Thomas Shaver et al. v. James Wright
Case Date: 
1882
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
55
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Additional complainants: Nathaniel Morgan, Francis Morgan, John G. Shaver, and A. L. Manly. Complainants argue they are the heirs of Susan Mitchell, deceased, who was their aunt. Susan died intestate. Susan and her husband sold a tract of land, which she inherited with her siblings, to J. M. Moore and eventually it was sold to Wright. Complainants argued that previous purchases of said land be ified and that the title of the land be transferred to complainants.