Margaret & Marjorie Carey, by their guardian, J. A. Archer v. Kate Carey et al

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Margaret & Marjorie Carey, by their guardian, J. A. Archer v. Kate Carey et al
Case Date: 
1931
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Wills, Contested

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
65
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F. M. Carey died owning large estate, leaving widow Kate (3rd wife), 2 minor twin children Margaret & Marjorie by 2nd wife, & adult children by 1st wife: sons G. C. & Murphy (exes), F. M. Carey Jr., Pearl Carey Chesney, Nola Standifer. Will disinherited the twins (now 5 yrs. old), leaving property to widow Kate & his adult children. Twins live with Archer, their maternal grandpa, who also cares for twins' mom Mary Manilla Carey, who has been ruled insane. Kate's maiden name was Nottingham.