Josephine Thoms v. Virginia A. King et al

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Josephine Thoms v. Virginia A. King et al
Case Date: 
1895
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Estate Dispute

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Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
161
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Additional Defendants: Ada R. Davis & J. C. Davis, husband; Annie, Jennie, Estella, Alexander, & Stephen Thoms et al. Virginia A. King sister H. A. Thoms, who married Josephine Thoms in Natchez, MS. 24 Oct. 1858; Mrs. Thoms charged with adultery, husband filed for divorce in Cairo, IL. H. A. Thoms died testate in Shelby Co., TN 17 Nov. 1887, possessed of much real estate & other property. Defendants maintain plaintiff has no right to any part of estate as they were divorced when he died.