Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Maggie NEWMAN granted divorce (1905)
As mentioned in Hendricks County Circuit Court Civil Order Book Volume 50 (March 1905 - February 1906), in June 1905 Maggie M. Newman was granted a divorce from Clinton V.G. Newman (case #7568). She was to receive $1,300 in alimony and was also awarded custody of their children - Emma Newman, Edith Newman, Luther Newman, Albert Newman and Lillie Newman. Clinton was to pay her $300 a year in child support, to be paid for 10 years in a row.