Manuscripts/Mixed Material Writ of Fieri Facias in John & Augustus Kerr & Co. v. Constant & Francis, [Law papers].

Format Manuscripts/Mixed Material
Contributors Lincoln, Abraham
Stuart, John Todd
Dates 1837
Location Illinois
Sangamon
United States
Language English
Subjects Constant, Thomas (Lincoln's Law Practice)
Francis, Josiah (Lincoln's Law Practice)
Kerr, Augustus (Lincoln's Law Practice)
Kerr, John (Lincoln's Law Practice)
Legal Case and Case Notes
Lincoln's Law Practice
Lincoln, Abraham
Manuscripts
Stuart, John Todd
Title
Writ of Fieri Facias in John & Augustus Kerr & Co. v. Constant & Francis, [Law papers].
Contributor Names
Lincoln, Abraham (Author)
Stuart, John Todd (Author)
Created / Published
Sangamon County, Illinois, December 28, 1837
Subject Headings
-  Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
-  Lincoln's law practice
-  Stuart, John Todd (1807-1885)
-  Kerr, John (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Kerr, Augustus (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Constant, Thomas (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Francis, Josiah (Lincoln's law practice)
-  Manuscripts
-  legal case and case notes
-  United States -- Illinois -- Sangamon
Genre
Manuscripts
legal case and case notes
Notes
-  Summary: Constant and Francis gave John and Augustus Kerr and Company a promissory note for $522.55 but failed to pay. John and Augustus Kerr and Co. retained Stuart and Lincoln and sued Constant and Francis in an action of assumpsit to recover the debt. Constant and Francis failed to appear, and the court ruled for John and Augustus Kerr and Co. and awarded $440.14 in damages. The court sold three lots in Athens, Illinois, that Francis owned to John and Augustus Kerr and Co. for $300 to satisfy the judgment.
Medium
19.8 x 31.8 cm.
Call Number
Law Papers; Portfolio 1, no. 13
Source Collection
The Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana
Repository
Rare Book And Special Collections Division
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lprbscsm.scsm1386


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