William B. Lyle v. E. Longley

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
William B. Lyle v. E. Longley
Case Date: 
1873
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land, Confirmation of Ownership

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County:

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

Lyle owned land and sold it to E. Summerley & A. Heyley, but the proper paperwork was never filed, and Lyle still legally owned the land. Then William Peoples filed a debt against Lyle and Summerley a the court. Then E. Longley purchased the land, leasing it back to Summerley. Case seeks to settle ownership of land and settle debt to Peoples.