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REPORTS

OF

CASES

RULED AND ADJUDGED IN THE

SEVERAL COURTS

OF THE

UNITED STATES, AND OF PENNSYLVANIA,

HELD AT THE SEAT OF THE

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT.

By A. J. DALLAS




VOL. II.

Atque eo magis necessaria est hæc opera, quod et nostro sæculo non desunt, et olim non defuerunt, qui hanc juris partem ita contemnerent, quasi nihil ejus præter inane nomen existeret.

Grotius.




Philadelphia:

PRINTED for the REPORTER, at the AURORA OFFICE,

M,DCC,XCVIII.

[Front matter]



memorandum.

The Copy-right secured according to law.





A TABLE

OF THE

NAMES of the CASES,

COMPRISED in this VOLUME.



A.

Andrew’s Lessee v. Fleming, 93
Anonymous, 382
Anonymous v. Galbraith, 78
Armstrong v. Carson’s Executors, 302
Austin v. Snow’s Lessee, 157

B.

Bain, et al. v. The Schooner Speedwell, et al. 40
Bank of North America v. Varden, 78
——— v, MᶜKnight, 158
Barns’s Lessee v. Irvine, et al. 199
Barr v. Craig, 151
Barriere v. Nairac, 249
Beach v. Lee, 257
Bloomfield v. Budden, 183
Boinod v. Pelosi, 43
Bond v. Haas’s Ex’tors. 133
Borger v. Searle, 110
Boudinot, et al. Ex’tors. v. Bradford, 266
Bowen v. Douglass, 44
Boyce v. Moore, 196
Boyd v. Bopst, 91
Brailey v. Miller, 74
Brudenell, et al. v. Vaux, et. al. 302
Burrall v. Du Blois, 229

C.

Caignet v. Pettit, et. al. 234
Camberling v. MᶜCall, 280
Caton, Assignee v. MᶜCarty, 141
Cecil’s Lessee v. Lebinstone, 95
Chisholm, Ex’tor. v. Georgia, 419
Clayton’s Lessee v. Alshouse, 150
Coates’s Lessee v. Hamilton, 256
Cockshot’s Lessee v. Hopkins, 97
Collet v. Collet, 294
Cowperthwaite v. Jones, 55
Cuspino v. Perez, 194

D.

Darby, et. al. v. The Brig Estern, 34
De Willer v. Smith, 236
Donaldson v. Chambers, 100
Douglass’s Lessee v. Sanderson, 116
Duffield v. Stille, 156
Duncan v. Walker, 205

E.

Ewing v. MᶜNair, 269

F.

Ferguson v. Baron, 113
Field v. Biddle, 171
Fitzalden v. Lee, 205
Fitzgerald v. Caldwell, 215
Foxcraft, et al. v Nagle, 132
—— v. —— 150
Fox’s Lessee v. Palmer, et al. 214
Frey v. Leiper, 131
Fuller v. MᶜCall, 219
Fury v. Stone, 184

G.

Galbraith’s Lessee v. Scott, 95
Georgia v. Brailsford, et al. 402
—— v. Brailsford, 415
German v. Wainwright, 266
Geyger’s Lessee v. Geyger, 332
Gorgerat, et al. v. MᶜCarty, 144
Greene’s Case, 268
Grubb’s, Executors v. Grubb’s Executors, 191

H.

Haddens v. Chambers, 236
Haldane, et al. v. Duche’s, Executors, 176
Hancock Adm’tor. v. Hillegas, 380
Hannum, et al. v. Spear, 291
Harris v. Mandeville, 256
Hartshorne’s Lessee v. Patton, 252
Hayburn’s Case, 409
Henderson v. Clarkson, 174
Hoare v. Allen, 102
Holker, ex parte, 112
Hollingsworth v. Adams, 396
Hood’s Exe’tors v. Nesbit, et al. 137
Howell et al. v. Woolfort, 75
Hulfecamp v. Teel, 358
Humphrey’s Lessee v. Humphries, 223

I. J.

Jackson v. Vanderspreigle’s Executors, 142
Inglis v. Inglis’s, Ex’tors. 45
Ingraham v. Gibbs, et al. 134
—— v. ——, 219
Innis v. Miller, 50
Johns v. Nichols, 184
Jones v. Little, 182
Jones, qui tam v. Ross, 143
—— v. ——, 143
Joyce v. Sims, 223
Joys’ Lessee v. Cossart, et al. 126

K.

Kachlin, et al. v. Mulhallen, et al. 237
Keane, et al. v. The Brig Glocester, 36
Ketland, qui tam, v. The Cassius, 365
Knight v. Reese, 182
Knox, et al. v. Jones, 193

L.

Lake, et al. v. Halbert, et al. 41
Lawrence v. Doblebower, 73
Lawson v. Morrison, et al. 286
Leech v. Armitage, 125
Lesher’s Lessee v. Levan, 96
Livingston, et al. v. Swanwick, 300
Lloyd’s Lessee v. Taylor, 223
Lynn v. Risberg, 180

M.

Mallory v. Kirwan, 192
Marshall v. Montgomery, et al. 170
Masters’ Lessee v. Shute, 81
Maxwell’s Lessee v. Levy, 381
MᶜCarty v. Emlen, 277
——v. Nixon, in not. 65
MᶜClenachan et al. v. MᶜCarty, 51
MᶜComb v. Dunch, et al. Ex’tors. 73
MᶜCurdy v. Potts, 98
MᶜKimm, et al. Exe’tors. v. Biddle 100
MᶜMinn v. Owen, 173
Mercier v. Mercier, 142
Miller v. Leonard, et al. 237
Miller, et al. v. Miller, et al. 1
—— v. ——, 19
Miltinberger v. Lloyd, 79
Morris’s Ex’tors. v. MᶜConnaughty, 189
Myers v. Young, 79

N.

Nesbit v. Pope, 143
Nichols v. Postlethwaite, 131
Nicholson’s Lessee v. Mifflin, 246

O.

Oswald Adm’tor. v. New-York, 401
——v.——, 402
——v.——, 415
Overseers of Coventry v. Cummings, 114
Owners of the Sloop Chester v. The Owners of the Brig Experiment, 41

P.

Parasset v. Gautier, 330
Pennington v. Scott, 94
Penn’s Lessee v. Hartman, 230
Perit Ex’tor v. Wallis, 252
Pleasants Adm’tor. v. Pleasants, 196
Powell v. Biddle, Adm’tor. 70
Price v. Ralston, Assignee, 60
Pringle v. Black’s Ex’tors. 97

R.

Ralston, Assignee v. Bell, 158
——v.——, 242
Rapelje v. Emory, 51
—— v. ——, 231
Rapp v. Elliot, 184
Respublica v. Askew, 189
—— v. Coates, 109
—— v. Griffiths, 112
—— v. The Guardians of the Poor of Philadelphia, 224
—— v. Honeyman, 228
—— v. Ross, 239
—— v. Keppele, 197
—— v. Lacaze, et al. 118
—— v. Matlack, 108
—— v. MᶜCarty, 86
—— v. Mitchell, 101
—— v. Nicholson, 256
—— v. Richards, 224
—— v. Roberts, 124
—— v. St. Clair, 101
—— v. Steele, 92
—— v. Weidle, 88
Ricup v. Bixter, et al. 132
Roach v. The Commonwealth, 206
Roberts v. Cays’ Ex’tors. 260
Ross et al. Ex’tors. v. Rittenhouse, 160
Rue v. Mitchell, 58
Ruston’s Ex’tors. v. Ruston, 243

S.

Schenkhouse v. Gibbs, et al. in not. 136
Schermehorn v. L’Espenasse, 360
Scott v. Crosdale, 127
Scott v. MᶜKisson, 183
Sharpe v. Thatcher, 77
Shaw v. Wallace, 179
Shoemaker, Assignee v. Keely, 213
Sheredine v. Gaul, 190
Stackouse’s Lessee v. Stackhouse, 80
Stansbury v. Marks, 213
Stiles v. Donaldson, 264
Stille v. Donaldson, 194
Stoddard v. Reed, et al. 40
Stewart v. Biddack, 158
Stewart, et al. v. Ross, 157
Sweeny’s Lessee v. Toner, 129
Syme’s Lessee v. Irvine, 383

T.

Tarin v. Morris, et al. 115
Taxier, et al. v. Sweet, et al. 81
Thompson v. Thompson 128
Todd v. Thompson, 105

U.

United States v. Caldwel, 333
—— v. Guinet, et al. 321
—— v. Insurgents of Pennsylvania, 335
—— v. Mitchell, 348
—— v. ——, 357
—— v. Montgomery, 335
—— v. Parker, et al. 373
—— v. Porter, 345
—— v. Ravara, 297
—— v. Stewart, 343
—— v. Vigol, 346
—— v.. Villatto, 370
—— v. Worrall, 384
—— v. Wright, 343
Upper Dublin v. Germantown. 213

V.

Vance v. Faris, 217
Vanhorn’s Lessee v. Dorance, 304
Vansciver. v. Bolton, 114
Vanstaphrost, et al. v. Maryland, 401
Vaffe v. Spicer, 111
—— v. Ball, 270
Vaughn v. Blanchard, 192
Villeneuve v. Barrion, in not. 235

W.

Walker v. Dilworth, et al. 257
Walker’s Appeal, 190
Walker, et al. v. Gibbs, et al. 211
Walker, et al. v. Wallace, et al. 113
Ward v. Hallam, 217
Warder, et al. v. Carson’s, Executors, 233
Wattis v. Collot, 247
Watts v. Willing, 100
Wenn v. Adams, 156
Weft v. Barns, et al. 401
Wharton’s Ex’tors. v. Lowrey, 364
White v. Lynch, 183
Wilkinson v. Nicklin, et al. 396
Wilson v. Daniel, in not. 360
Woglam v. Cowperthwaite, 68
Wood v. Roach, 180
Wycoff v. Longhead, 92

Y.

Young v. Willing, et al. 276

Z.

Zantzinger v. Old, 265

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