J. W. Kimmons, in error v. Maggie C. Kimmons, in error

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
J. W. Kimmons, in error v. Maggie C. Kimmons, in error
Case Date: 
1896
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Divorce

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
113
Notes / Description: 

In the original bill Maggie C. Kimmons alleged that the marriage had not been happy and that J. W. Kimmons had a "violent & savage temper" that she was fearful of her life and that he had recently accused her of adultery in an effort to push her to file for divorce. She charged that he committed adultery & was guilty of cruelty. She sought alimony, some property that she held, and custody of the children. J. W. Kimmons denied the allegations.