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The Huntsville Advocate
The Huntsville Advocate
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Description: Divorce After Three Years Without Consumation

Date: January 28 1868

Newspaper published in: Huntsville, AL

Source: Library

Page/Column: Page 3, Column 5

A divorce case has just been tried in Freeport, Illinois, wherein Mrs. Catharine Schudt sued for a divorce from her husband because, although married for three years, he persistently refused to consummate the marriage.—His defense was that he did not want any children. The jury returned a verdict in favor of the wife, granting the divorce.

Submitted: 05/09/13

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