Friday, August 14, 2015
Adoption of Ruth Ernestine MENEFEE (CORDRAY) (1919)
As mentioned in Hendricks County Probate Order Book 41 (December 1918 - September 1919), in January 1919 Ernest and Lula Corday filed a petition to adopt Ruth Ernestine Menefee (her age was not given). Ruth's father, William Menefee gave his consent and the petition was granted. Her name was changed to Ruth Ernestine Cordray.