Case Name Citation Year Distance from slave case(s) Law Type ▲ Jurisdiction
Chairs v. State 124 Tenn. 630 1911 1 Tennessee
In re Archy 9 Cal. 147 1858 0 California
Reardon v. Miller 20 F. Cas. 369 1828 0 United States
Dyer v. State 79 Tenn. 509 1883 1 Tennessee
Coles v. County of Madison 1 Ill. 154 1826 0 Illinois
Town of New Haven v. Town of Huntington 22 Conn. 25 1852 0 Connecticut
Mitchell v. Wilson 17 F. Cas. 524 1827 1 United States
Corley v. Corley 42 Tenn. 520 1865 1 Tennessee
Ketchum v. Dew 47 Tenn. 532 1870 0 Tennessee
Matter of Coates 3 Abb. Ct. App. 231 1856 1 New York
Pennel v. State 122 Tenn. 622 1909 1 Tennessee
Jones v. Jones 11 Va. 3 1806 0 ? SC of Chancery VA
Claytor v. Anthony 56 Va. 518 1860 0 ? SC of Appeals VA
Shackelford v. Apperson 47 Va. 451 1849 0 ? SC of Appeals VA
Commonwealth v. Foster 46 Va. 695 1848 0 ? General Ct. of VA
Jones' Ex'ors v. Clark 66 Va. 642 1875 0 ? SC of Appeals VA
Baker v. Wise 57 Va. 139 1861 0 ? SC of Appeals VA
Arnold v. Barrow's Ex'or 2 Va. (Patt. & Heath) 1 1856 0 ? Special Ct of Appeals VA
Bacon v. Commonwealth 48 Va. 602 1850 0 ? General Ct. of VA
Churchill v. Machen 1 Va. Col. Dec. 141 1730 0 ? General Ct. of VA