Charlotte Boyd v. Ovella Nelson

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Charlotte Boyd v. Ovella Nelson
Case Date: 
1923
Court Origin: 
Probate Court
Cause/Crime: 
Other

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
25
Notes / Description: 

Cause of Action: writ of habeas corpus. This cases involves the custody of Flora Crockrell, minor child of plaintiff. Boyd and Nelson were cousins. After plaintiff divorced her husband and won custody of child the defendant refused to return her to her mother. Court permitted plaintiff and her husband visitation.