Hunter v. Glassell

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Hunter v. Glassell, 1 Jefferson's Memorandum Books 93 (1769),[1] was case in which Adam Hunter sued John Glassell for £4,000 in damages. George Wythe represented the defendant and employed Thomas Jefferson to assist.

Text of Jefferson's Entry

April 17. Adam Hunter mercht. (Spotsylv.) v. John Glassell (Spostsylv.). An Action on the Case. Dam. 4000£. Emploied by G. W. for def.[2]

See Also


  1. Thomas Jefferson’s Memorandum Books: Accounts, with Legal Records and Miscellany, 1767-1826. The Papers of Thomas Jefferson, 2nd Series, James A. Bear, Jr. and Lucia C. Stanton, eds. (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1997): 1:93.
  2. Jefferson's Memorandum Books, 1:93.