Thomas A. Vaughn, admr. Of John W. Akin, dec. v. Zachariah Tate

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Thomas A. Vaughn, admr. Of John W. Akin, dec. v. Zachariah Tate
Case Date: 
1896
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Mortgage Dispute

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
93
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Plaintiff, Thomas Vaughn, filed for recovery of an upaid mortgage and interest on a property John Akin owned and conveyed to the defendant's grandfather Thomas Tate, deceased. The defendant's grandmother Rebecca Tate, sister of John Akin and wife of Thomas Tate, occupied the property until her death a few weeks prior to the suit. Per an agreement between Akin and his sister Rebecca, the mortgage was suspended until her death.