Gertie Buchanan v. Tommie Buchanan

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Gertie Buchanan v. Tommie Buchanan
Case Date: 
1913
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Divorce

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Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
51
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff & defendant husband & wife. Plaintiff seeking divorce. Charges that defendant deserted her & their baby in spring of 1908 after 5 years of marriage & has since failed to provide any support for them. Plaintiff pregnant before marriage & defendant married her to avoid prosecution, although he maintained that he did love her & wanted to marry her. Plaintiff committed adultery with Thomas Ingram 3 years after her desertion. Child's name: Carrie Mai Buchanan.