Dan Hays v. Lucy Hays

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Dan Hays v. Lucy Hays
Case Date: 
1925
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Divorce

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
30
Notes / Description: 

The case states that Dan and Lucy were married in Dyer County in January of 1924.Mr. Hays testified that Lucy was abusive to him as well as to his child. Mr. Hays stated that "he had a child by a deceased wide and the defendant would abuse this child and curse it and refuse to cook for it and would not give it any food." He also stated that, after they were married, he found out that Lucy had five previous husbands still living.