James Wheeler Cocke, et al. v. Caroline J. Cocke, et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
James Wheeler Cocke, et al. v. Caroline J. Cocke, et al.
Case Date: 
1901
Court Origin: 
Probate Court
Cause/Crime: 
Wills, Construction of

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Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
56
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A. J. Dennis left 1/2 of his realty to wife, other 1/2 to daughter Caroline for life w/remainder to her children. The wife died before died before her husband. Caroline sued to have her father's estate divided into 2 parts so that she may hold her portion & her children fee simple as heirs. Other complainants: Albert Henry Cocke & Mary Elizabeth Cocke. Defendant: minors Henrietta Agnes Cocke & James Wheeler Cocke. All were children of Caroline.