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Patterson v. Patterson
Citation:59 N.Y. 574 (1875)
The case was filed by the executrix of the estate of William Patterson to foreclose a mortgage executed by the defendant and given to the testator to secure the payment of $1,200 due upon William Patterson’s death. The defendant raised his right to set off against this claim, among other amounts, the sum of $180.30, representing the amount paid by the defendant to the undertakers to defray the cost of the testator’s funeral expenses.
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