G. Stewart Lamons v. Elizabeth Lamons

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
G. Stewart Lamons v. Elizabeth Lamons
Case Date: 
1931
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Divorce

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
402
Notes / Description: 

Stewart [Stuart] sued for divorce, claiming abandonment; Elizabeth claimed cruel/inhuman treatment, adultery, requesting alimony/custody of minor child Elizabeth (Betty) Lee. Court dismissed divorce but awarded alimony & custody to Elizabeth, who lived in Atlanta. Discovering Elizabeth's lifestyle (drinking, bootlegging, gambling), Stewart filed new action; court took away alimony, gave custody of Betty to Stewart, who lived w/his mom in Greeneville, TN. Exhibits: Fulton County, GA court docs. 2 folders.