Josephine G. Hays v. Robert B. Hays & J. J. Braswell

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Josephine G. Hays v. Robert B. Hays & J. J. Braswell
Case Date: 
1883
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Breach of Contract

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
216
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff wife of Robert B. Hays. Couple married 18 July 1866. Plaintiff's maiden name Gohlson; she is the grand-daughter of John C. McLemore, dec., from whom she inherited real estate. Prior to their marriage plaintiff and her future husband had entered into a contract by which he gave up all of his rights to any property that she already owned or might come to possess in the future.