Ananias Clevinger, admr. Of Estate of Allen Clevinger, dec. et al. v. Heirs of Allen Clevinger

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Ananias Clevinger, admr. Of Estate of Allen Clevinger, dec. et al. v. Heirs of Allen Clevinger
Case Date: 
1869
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Motion for Appeal

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
83
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Additional plaintiffs: William Lillard and wife Nancy, Abraham Lillard and wife Sarah, and Susan Clevinger. Complex case with many heirs that started in 1860. Allen died without making any deed or contract about land. Allen had slaves as well, which are named. Plaintiffs pray that Susan Clevinger be assigned a dower and land & slaves divided among them, but slaves are sold instead. Case includes report with details of sale. Decree rendered in favor of M.A. Roadman, clerk v. Wm. M. Livan, former clerk.