Short Name ▼ Citation Summary Year Distance from slave case(s) Law Type Jurisdiction Link
Williams Manufacturing Co. v. Warner Sugar Refining Co. 125 Ga. 408 1906 1 Georgia Caselaw Access Project
Wilks v. Fitzpatrick 20 Tenn. 54 Estate Administration Dispute involving title to slaves 1839 0 Tennessee Caselaw Access Project
Wilkins v. Gilmore 21 Tenn. 140 Action of trespass for vandalism of a house done by slave; master vicariously liable 1840 0 Tennessee Caselaw Access Project
Wilkinson v. Wilkinson 38 Tenn. 305 Dispute over which property is liable for debts, including slaves and proceeds from hiring them out 1858 0 Tennessee Caselaw Access Project
Wilkes v. Hughes 37 Ga. 361 1867 0 Contract dispute between a former slave and his master. Ben argued that he was not a slave at the time he worked for Angus Hughes. Georgia Caselaw Access Project
Wiley v. State 1 Swan 256 Free black man appeal for conviction of inducing a slave to run away from his master 1851 0 Tennessee Caselaw Access Project
Wiley v. Lashler 27 Tenn. 717 Dispute over title to slaves between alleged purchaser and seller 1848 0 Tennessee Caselaw Access Project
Wight v. Hester 24 Ga. 485 1858 0 Action of trover Georgia Caselaw Access Project
Wiggins v. State 513 So. 2d 73 1987 1 evidence in fraud Caselaw Access Project
Whitus v. State 222 Ga. 103 1966 1 Georgia Caselaw Access Project
Whitten v. Knox 26 Ga. 560 1858 0 Slave contact dispute Georgia Caselaw Access Project
Whitten v. Jenkins 34 Ga. 297 1866 0 Recovery for damage to slaves Georgia Caselaw Access Project
Whitson v. Gray 40 Tenn. 441 Action for breach of warranty of soundness for a slave being older than advertised 1859 0 Tennessee Caselaw Access Project
Whitson v. Fowlkes 38 Tenn. 533 Dispute over title to a slave sold at an execution sale against his previous owner between competing bidders 1858 0 Tennessee Caselaw Access Project
Whitmore v. Parks 22 Tenn. 95 Dispute over payment of a mortgage from proceeds of sale of slaves between former partners 1842 0 Tennessee Caselaw Access Project
Whitlock v. Vaun 38 Ga. 562 1868 0 Construction of will Georgia Caselaw Access Project
Whitley v. State 38 Ga. 50 1868 0 dying delcaration suit Georgia Caselaw Access Project
Whitley v. Coleman 207 Ga. 685 1951 1 Georgia Caselaw Access Project
White v. White 40 Tenn. 404 Construction of will that purports to emancipate slaves upon death 1859 0 Tennessee Caselaw Access Project
White v. Suttle 1 Swan 169 Action for forcible entry upon land that displaced plaintiff's slaves 1851 0 Tennessee Caselaw Access Project