Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of Chancery, During the Time of Lord Chancellor Thurlow, and of the Several Lords Commissione

Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of Chancery, During the Time of Lord Chancellor Thurlow, and of the Several Lords Commissione

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1820 edition. Excerpt: ...defendant Charles Pinlcney, ought in the first place to seek satisfaction for the contents of the said note, out of the confiscated estates and effects of the said Sir James Wright; and that the plaintiffs might answer only so much thereof, as could not then be, or could not before have been obtained, out of such confiscated estates and effects, and that an account might be taken for that purpose, and the note be delivered up upon payment of what should appear coming on that account, and that an injunction might issue in the mean time. To this bill, the defendant Joseph Nutt put in his answer; thereby admitted the several acts of assembly, and proceedings towards the confiscation of the estates and effects of Sir James Wright, in Georgia, and then stated, that the said Charles Pinkney, the younger, claiming to be the personal representative of the said Miles Brexcton, made a claim of the said sum of 8802/. 5s. South Carolina currency, with interest under the authority of the last mentioned act of assembly, against the estates and effects of Sir James Wright, which were seized and confiscated under the authority of the said act, but that he did not, Vol. III. R as 1791. as was believed, procure himself to be admitted a creditor of the said Sir James Wright, or upon his said estate and effects, or obtain any order for the payment of the said 8802/. 5s. currency, or had obtained.iny satisfaction whatsoever, for the same or any part thereof; but on the contrary, that such claim of the said Charles Pinkney, was rejected by the commissioners of claims against confiscated estates, and that the commissioners entered minutes of their refusing such claim, in their books in the following words: " At a board of commissioners of claims "against the...show more

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  • 189 x 246 x 17mm | 558g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236527585
  • 9781236527585