R. Fred James v. Tennessee & Alabama Railroad Co.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
R. Fred James v. Tennessee & Alabama Railroad Co.
Case Date: 
1857
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Mistreatment of Slave

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
34
Notes / Description: 

Slavery. Summons for a plea of trespass for damages. Plaintiff lent slaves to defendant with conditions. Defendant did not follow conditions, nor return slaves to Plaintiff unharmed.