Joseph Crockett admr. of John Poynor v. Franklin Turnpike Co.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Joseph Crockett admr. of John Poynor v. Franklin Turnpike Co.
Case Date: 
1854
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Damages for Wrongful Death

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
0
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Amount of Damages sought $15000.00 John Poynor was killed on a turnpike built and maintained by Franklin Turnpike company when he was thrown from his buggy after his horse was scared by a tree that obstructed the road as was in violation of policies in place for safe travel on the road