William Brown v. John Brown, et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
William Brown v. John Brown, et al.
Case Date: 
1840
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
688
Notes / Description: 

The complainant made contract to purchase a piece of land from defendant. The complainant failed to pay his promissory note and the defendant transferred the title to the land. The complainant is contesting the transfer. Additional defendants: Thomas Brown, Robert A. Brown and Samuel Eskridge. Robert A. Brown, a citizen of Rhea Co. Mentions construction of Cumberland Turnpike, chartered by the State of Tennessee (1827?).