Alford L. Hancock et al. v. William Dodd, admr. et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Alford L. Hancock et al. v. William Dodd, admr. et al.
Case Date: 
1896
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Deed Dispute

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
189
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiffs, A. L. Hancock and his heirs, filed suit to reform two deeds and recover a tract of land from the defendants, H. L. W. Dodd and heirs and William Dodd, administrator. A. L. Hancock was willing to deed sections of the divided land to the defendants, sons-in-law/husband of his granddaughter, for their lifetime but not in perpetuity.