William T. Lewis v. John Cooper & Thomas Flynn

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
William T. Lewis v. John Cooper & Thomas Flynn
Case Date: 
1814
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Recovery of Land/Property

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
31
Notes / Description: 

William T. Lewis died during the course of the trial. Case revived by Lewis' executor, Alfred Balch. Dispute over a slave and her child. Slaves were sold in 1780's, when a N. Carolina man, Giddeon Wright refused to appear after being drafted.