William H. Sneed v. Joseph S. King et al

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
William H. Sneed v. Joseph S. King et al
Case Date: 
1859
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land, Contract Dispute

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
80
Notes / Description: 

Add. defendants: Noble A. Hardee, William M. Churchwell, & Richard R. Bearden. Sneed, M.d. Bearden (dec.), & R.R. Bearden formed a company sold a tract of land that was deposited with J.S. King. The Beardens then formed a partnership with King for interest on the said land, but the purchase money to Sneed remained unpaid and the title remained in the plaintiff's name for security under the vendor's lieu.