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Year Case Name County Cause/Crime Case Description Division Location # Pages Actions
1860 State v. Elijah Duncan Montgomery Attempted Murder Elijah Duncan allegedly shot James Perrigon. Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 4
Box Number: 264
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1860 Samuel Cochran& Co. v. R. W. McClure, et al. Montgomery Attachment Additional defendants: L. P. Roberts. Attachment of property to secure debts. Middle Range: 32
Section: D
Shelf: 4
Box Number: 293
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1860 R. M. House et al. v. Oliver Thompson et al. Montgomery Deed of Trust Additional Plaintiffs: McKoin Bailey and J. G. Pritchett. Additional Defendants: John Dye. J. Quarles, West Jordan, and Thomas Ramey. Deed is in dispute. Middle Range: 32
Section: D
Shelf: 5
Box Number: 297
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1860 Luter & Daniel v. W. S. McReynolds Montgomery Breach of Contract Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 4
Box Number: 262
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1860 John Holmes v. A. L. Johnson Montgomery Covenant Broken Concerning the selling of a slave named John or Moses. Middle Range: 32
Section: D
Shelf: 4
Box Number: 291
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1860 James M. Radford et al. v. H. Carsey & wife Montgomery Property Dispute Additional Plaintiffs: John M. Carter and wife, Whitfield Killebrew. Middle Range: 32
Section: D
Shelf: 4
Box Number: 291
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1860 James E. Horner et al. v. John C. Mickle Montgomery Estate Dispute Additional Plaintiffs: Thomas Mumford, administrator of Wilkins Watson dec., E. A. Watson, Daniel E. Watson, William H. Watson, Mathew Harris, Judith Harris, H. H. Roberts, Lucy Jane Roberts, James Norman, Ann E. Norman, John Watson, George Watson, Edwin Watson, Wilkins Watson, Sally Virgina Watson. A slave named Jenny is part of the estate. Middle Range: 32
Section: D
Shelf: 4
Box Number: 291
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1860 Eugenia Collins, et al. v. Adolph Robert Montgomery Ejectment Additional plaintiffs: Susannah Collins, William M. Murray and wife Ann, George Collins, Henry G. Collins and James H. Collins. Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 4
Box Number: 264
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1860 D. H. Duncan v. A. J. Lyle Montgomery Debt Middle Range: 32
Section: E
Shelf: 2
Box Number: 311
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1860 Bayard Quinn v. Thomas A. Trice& William Finny Montgomery Wills, Contested Dispute specifically concerns the ownership of slaves. Middle Range: 32
Section: D
Shelf: 4
Box Number: 295
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1859 Planters Bank v. James F. Cummings, et al. Montgomery Debt Additional Defendants: James F. Cummings, James W. Quailes, E. L. Carney, Joseph Dye, West Jordan, W. E. Newelle, D. S. Newell, John Irvin, J. F. Gentry, B. S. Ginn, D. Brodice. Middle Range: 32
Section: D
Shelf: 3
Box Number: 287
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1859 Hugh Dunlap, et al. v. Memphis, Clarksville & Louisville Railroad Company Montgomery Damages Additional complainants: H.M. Dudley, H. Dudley, Jno. K. Smith, Wm. Dudley, Anna Barnes, E.S. Marr, D. Marr, A.L. Johnson, D.E. Henderson, and other heirs of Jno. Henderson. Claimed railroad had placed tracks on their land in Montgomery County. Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 4
Box Number: 262
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1859 E. L. Williams et al. v. John Bowman et al. Montgomery Slaves, Selling of Dispute about the purchase agreement for the sale of slaves Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 4
Box Number: 262
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1859 Bank of America et al.v. Bank of Louisville Montgomery Recovery of Money/ Wages Monies had originally been paid by W.E. Newell and Co. Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 4
Box Number: 262
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1858 Thomas J. Prichett & William A. Forbes v. William E. Suter Montgomery Trespass and Damages Plaintiffs are appealing the charge. Middle Range: 32
Section: D
Shelf: 2
Box Number: 285
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1858 State v. William Emerson Montgomery Larceny, Grand Issues on appeal: validity of confession, illegal imprisonment, admissibility of witness testimony, incompetency of witness. The property taken was an enslaved girl named Halle Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 6
Box Number: 273
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1858 R. H. Frazier v. W. E. Newell et al. Montgomery Trespass and Damages Additional Defendants: John Pritchett, West Jordan, G.H. Jordan, Ralf Eldridge, W. Dortch, and John St. Jones. Middle Range: 32
Section: D
Shelf: 2
Box Number: 281
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1858 Paradise Hill & Clarksville Turnpike Co. v. George J. McCauley Montgomery Trespass and Damages Middle Range: 32
Section: D
Shelf: 1
Box Number: 279
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1858 Memphis, Clarksville,& Louisville Railroad Company v. John K. Smith Montgomery Debt Dispute Middle Range: 32
Section: D
Shelf: 2
Box Number: 281
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1858 Memphis, Clarksville,& Louisville Railroad Co. v. T. J. Swift Montgomery Debt Dispute Dispute involves the Defendant's unpaid stock in the railroad company. Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 5
Box Number: 271
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1858 George W. Stanfill v. Joseph Chilton Montgomery Fraud Concerns the sale of the property known as the "Franklin House" - a tavern. Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 6
Box Number: 275
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1858 G. A. Henry& J. Shackleford v. Thomas Phillips& Richard Jordan Montgomery Trespass and Damages Middle Range: 32
Section: D
Shelf: 2
Box Number: 285
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1858 G. A. Henry & J. Shackleford v. Thomas Phillips& Richard Jordan Montgomery Trespass and Damages Middle Range: 32
Section: D
Shelf: 2
Box Number: 285
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1856 John S. Brien& G. D. Brien v. Ledbetter & Bostick Montgomery Other Cause of Action: Supersedeas. Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 3
Box Number: 260
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1856 John Riggins v. Leigh Chrisenhall Montgomery Breach of Contract Defendant did not build a saw mill as contracted to do so by the Plaintiff. Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 3
Box Number: 260
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1856 Jane Dennis v. James L. Riggs, et al. Montgomery Estate Dispute Other defendants: Elizabeth Riggs Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 3
Box Number: 260
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1856 Clarksville & Russellville Turnpike Co. v. James Reynolds Montgomery Land and Title Dispute Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 2
Box Number: 253
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1855 William Lockert et al. v. Albert C. Northington et. Al Montgomery Ejectment Additional plaintiff - James Herring - additional defendants David Norrington Ejectment - $1000.00 Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 2
Box Number: 252
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1855 W. H. Bryarly v. T. T. Willis & W. L. Burney Montgomery Forcible Detainer Plaintiff owned a lot(Lot 44) in Roberts addition of Clarksville. He avers that defendants unlawfully kicked them off lot and detained it Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 2
Box Number: 254
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1855 W. B. Dortch, admr. of Willie Johnson v. F. A. Harrnum et al. Montgomery Estate Settlement Dortch is attempting to settle the estate of the late Willie Johnson. He claims the estate is insolvent and he wishes to have a list of all debts against the estate. Harrnum is one of many who claim that money is owed to him Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 3
Box Number: 256
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1855 State or the Relation of John or Elizabeth Dolan v. Clarksville & Russellville Turnpike Company Montgomery Obstructing a Public Road/Road/Right of Way Plaintiffs assert the defendant company opened a toll road that prevents citizens of Clarksville from leaving the town without paying a toll. Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 2
Box Number: 252
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1855 Samuel H. Dabney et al. Ex Parte Montgomery Ex Parte Petition Additional Plaintiffs: Mary Ann Cattrell, Joseph Dye, guardian of Cordelia Dabney, and Eli Lockhart. Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 1
Box Number: 247
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1855 Robert T. Adams v. Lewis G. Williams Montgomery Debt Debt for delivery of tobacco. Middle Range: 21
Section: D
Shelf: 2
Box Number: 111
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1855 Robert Collins, et al. v. W. E. Luten Montgomery Land, Sale of Additional plaintiff: C. C. Collins. Additional defendant: Joseph Johnson. Amount in dispute $1600.00. Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 3
Box Number: 256
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1855 N. F. Trice v. Clarksville & Hopkinsville Turnpike Co. Montgomery Damages Plaintiff sued defendant for building a road through Trice's property and destroyed valuable timber. Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 2
Box Number: 254
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1855 Leonard F. Howard admr. of James Howard v. Joshua Cobb admr. of William Howard, et al. Montgomery Slaves, Ownership of Additional Defendants: F.A. Hannum, admr of E. Howard, dec. Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 4
Box Number: 263
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1855 Len H. Johnson v. Cobb, Welsh,& Co. Montgomery Slaves, Ownership of Business partners are: Joshua Cobb; William Phillips; Samuel R. Cook; T. G. Welsh. Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 1
Box Number: 250
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1855 John Bradly v. Joshua Elder, admr. of M. A. Martin Montgomery Debt Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 2
Box Number: 112
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1855 John Bradley & William E. Senter v. Joshua Elder, admr. of M. A. Martin Montgomery Debt Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 3
Box Number: 256
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1855 Jeff Adams v. Williams Montgomery Debt "To recover the value of 8 hogsheads of tobacco destroyed by fire in a warehouse in Clarksville." One page case. Williams' first name not given. Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 2
Box Number: 254
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1855 James A. Trice admr. of Mary Trice v. W. J. Barbee et al. Montgomery Estate Dispute Additional defendants - R. S. Pollard, James S. Riggs and William Dinwiddle Amount in dispute $500.00 Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 3
Box Number: 256
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1855 Henry F. Beaumont v. James Irvine et al. Montgomery Estate Dispute Defendants: heirs of Joseph M. and Adeline Irvine Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 2
Box Number: 254
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1855 Eliza Holmes v. H. F. Beaumont Montgomery Estate Dispute Holmes administrator of B. Holmes. Beaumont administrator of J. W. Irwin Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 2
Box Number: 252
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1855 Charles O'Neal v. Joshua Cobb Montgomery Debt Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 2
Box Number: 254
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1855 C. H. Smith, et al. v. E. Marian Barker Montgomery Damages Amount of damages, $14,000.00. Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 2
Box Number: 252
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1855 A. S. Underwood, et al. v. George Parker & wife Montgomery Estate Dispute Additional plaintiffs: Sarah J. Nuckolls Underwood, William H. Baldridge, Lucy E. H. Nuckolls Balrdridge , James W. Nuckolls, David B. Nuckolls, John B. Sloan, Elizabeth Ellen Sloan Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 2
Box Number: 252
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1854 The Heirs of William Mosely v. A. Hollis Montgomery Wills, Contested Additional Defendants: Thomas Mosley, Andrew Sharp and wife Lucy Sharp, Mary Mosely, and Margaret Mosely. Case also includes property disputes, etc. Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 1
Box Number: 247
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1854 State v. Elias, a slave Montgomery Rape Elias was the property of William G. Adams of Montgomery County. Elias was charged with raping Sarah Bristow, a free white woman on Nov. 4, 1852. Elias was held in the county jail until April 7th when a gallow was to be erected one mile from the court house at which he would be hanged between 3:00-10:00. The clerk marked out the date and that he was hanged in the transcript. Middle Range: 34
Section: B
Shelf: 1
Box Number: Oversize 4
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1854 State v. Ben, alias Ben Herbert a slave Montgomery Murder Middle Range: 32
Section: B
Shelf: 6
Box Number: 244
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1854 State v. Ben Herbert Montgomery Murder Ben Herbert, a freed slave murdered a slave named Hannah with an axe Middle Range: 32
Section: C
Shelf: 1
Box Number: 248
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