Hassall v. Wilcox - 115 U.S. 598 (1885)
U.S. Supreme Court
Hassall v. Wilcox, 115 U.S. 598 (1885)
Hassall v. Wilcox
Submitted November 23, 1885
Decided December 7, 1885
115 U.S. 598
When separate judgments for separate creditors on separate claims are rendered in one decree in equity, and a general appeal is taken, the appeal will, on motion, be dismissed for want of jurisdiction as to all who do not recover more than $1,000, and will be retained as to those who recover in excess of $5,000.
Farmers' Loan & Trust Co. v. Waterman, 106 U. S. 265, approved and applied.
This was a motion to dismiss, with which was united a
motion to affirm. The facts are stated in the opinion of the Court.