William T. Lewis v. David P. Monroe & William Beaty

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
William T. Lewis v. David P. Monroe & William Beaty
Case Date: 
1815
Court Origin: 
Superior Court of Errors and Appeals
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
8
Notes / Description: 

In 1810, a judgment was rendered against William T. Lewis in a suit brought by David P. Munro & William Beaty. Lewis was to buy 600 acres of land from them, for $1,500, but he was unhappy with the price, & it was changed to $1,713. Through additional legal action the total was raised to $2,191.66. The suit was filed to settle the matter. Mentions Thomas Crutcher and Andrew Jackson.