William Brandan & Martha J. Brandan v. T. M. Bird & A. D. Craig

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
William Brandan & Martha J. Brandan v. T. M. Bird & A. D. Craig
Case Date: 
1889
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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County:

Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
89
Notes / Description: 

Reference made to a previous case W.T. Bird & wife v. D.D. Marvin, et al. in which Bird won against Brandan and other defendants in land they claimed under trust deed. This decree took 35 acres from Brandan's land. Brandan's suing T.M. Bird, widow of W.T. Bird, and Craig, sheriff, for their land and homestead to be exempted from levy and sale. They want an injunction against the sheriff to stop him from selling the land citing the homestead laws of TN.