Court : US Supreme Court
Decided on : Jan-01-1845
..... into thirteen parts, whereof mack held one-thirteenth and each of the other persons two-thirteenths: "we, the undersigned, agree to enter into a partnership for the purpose of purchasing lands and lots at the public sales to be held at wooster, on the seventh and fifteenth of july next, and ..... proprietors, as also a notice of the time of sale, which, if, practicable, should correspond with the time of holding the treaty with the indians, and on this subject it is necessary that the agent should obtain the earliest information. in the disposition and arrangements of the lots for sale, ..... a foreclosure of the mortgage, and conveyed the property to oliver, his heirs and assigns forever. on 13 january, 1830, congress passed an act, entitled "an act to authorize the exchange of certain lots of land between the university of michigan and martin baum and others." on 16 august, 1830, oliver ..... and fifty-seven lots were assigned to piatt, and one hundred and fifty-eight to baum. on 24 april, 1820, congress passed an act entitled "an act making further provision for the sale of the public lands," changing the mode of selling lands from credit to cash, and reducing the price ..... port lawrence company, was, by this relinquishment to the government, entirely displaced and extinguished. these tracts afterwards, in the summer of 1828, under the act of 20 may, 1826, were selected by the secretary of the treasury for the michigan university, and certainly came into the possession of the latter discharged .....Tag this Judgment!