Michael John Neill's weekly genealogy how-to column.
Sunday, November 21, 2010
Issue 13-Suing Deceased Dad for Former Boyfriend's Payment
This is the very last paragraph in the newspaper article that is the crux of issue 13 of volume 2 of Casefile Clues. Basically, a daughter sues her father's estate in 1892 for the money her boyfriend gave her father twenty years ago to raise her child. We'll transcribe and analyze the newspaper account in issue 13. Subscribe now and get in on the fun. Sometimes it simply is impossible to make these things up.