Mrs. Dorothy Broch v. Augustus A. Broch

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Mrs. Dorothy Broch v. Augustus A. Broch
Case Date: 
1931
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Divorce

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
281
Notes / Description: 

Pltf. and dfnt. were married in Alton, IL Aug. 2, 1922, and moved to Memphis in 1927. They separated and did no cohabitate after Sept. 21, 1929. Married produced one child, Billie Inez Broch (aged 5 at trial). The night of the 21st, dfnt. beat the pltf. and kicked her out of the house. The next day he attempted another attack and was prevented, but ultimately he assaulted her in Galloway Park. In Feb. of 1929, he threatened her life with a gun. In 2 folders.