Ed C. Doyle v. Eliza Dix

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Ed C. Doyle v. Eliza Dix
Case Date: 
1876
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Divorce

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
135
Notes / Description: 

Named plaintiff is brother-in-law of Leonara Dix, step- child of Eliza Dix. Doyle is responding on behalf of Leonara to Eliza Dix's cross-complaint against her in this divorce case. Eliza Dix claimed that John Dix fraudulently conveyed a tract of land and some railroad & steamship stocks days before their marriage on Oct. 23, 1875. The ct. was asked to attach this fraudulently conveyed property & issue an injunction. Dix claimed it was property acqr. by her efforts living as his wife prior to marriage.