If the commissioners are satisfied that exact partition cannot be made without material injury to the parties, or some one of them, they may make the partition as nearly equal as they can, and charge the larger shares with the sums necessary to equalize all the shares, and report the facts.

Terms Used In Tennessee Code 29-27-117

  • Code: includes the Tennessee Code and all amendments and revisions to the code and all additions and supplements to the code. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105

Code 1858, § 3283 (deriv. Acts 1853-1854, ch. 48, § 4); Shan., § 5031; Code 1932, § 9186; T.C.A. (orig. ed.), § 23-2120.