Bettie Ann Phillips v. Riley Phillips

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Bettie Ann Phillips v. Riley Phillips
Case Date: 
1887
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Divorce

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
22
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Bettie Philips filed for divorce and asked for custody of their children as well as to retain the house. Children were Nancy, aged 15, James, aged 13, Joel, aged 11, Bettie, aged 9, Martha Bell, aged 7, Victoria, aged 4, and Alfred, aged 2. Bettie also asked that a $150 note payable be transferred to her. Note was owed to J. M. Keen.