William Hawkins, et al. v. John Kidwell, et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
William Hawkins, et al. v. John Kidwell, et al.
Case Date: 
1877
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Petition to Halt Sale

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
126
Notes / Description: 

Other defendants: William R. Carter; Emberson Carter; John Malone; E. F. Mercer; J. F. Deadrick. Hawkins seeking to halt sale of 400 acres of land to settle debt of $8284, which defendants won as judgement in case against him. Debt arose from Hawkins purchase of the land. He claimed that defendants were never party to the debt over the land purchase & that he had completely paid off the land purchase anyway. Additional plaintiff: Calvin Smith.