William Kerr & William Singleton v. Zachariah Rose admr. of Thomas J. Rose dec.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
William Kerr & William Singleton v. Zachariah Rose admr. of Thomas J. Rose dec.
Case Date: 
1868
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Petitions for Relief

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
155
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Kerr and Singleton purchased land from Thomas Rose and agreed to pay several notes for a total of $2,500. The land included a mill that was stated to be situated on a solid foundation. According to plaintiffs the mill was poorly constructed and it washed washed away and was completely destroyed. Plaintiffs are petitioning for relief and an injunction to stop Rose from selling or transferring their unpaid notes. A related case, Zachariah Rose v. William Kerr, et al., may be found in ET 1195.