Guardian's Sale Of Land - By order of the Probate Court of Delaware county, Ohio, as Guardian of Mary E. Cowgill, will offer at public vendue, on the premises in Delaware township, in said county, between the hours of 1 o'clock and 4 o'clock, P.M. on the 12th day of February, A.D. 1858. Thirty seven and 113-160 acres of land, being the North East part of lot R, in section 1, township 4, range 19 United States Military lands in said township, subject to the dower estate therein of Lydia Cowgill. Terms of Sale. One third of purchase money on day of sale, one third in one year, and one third in two years thereafter with interest, and secured by mortgage on the premises.
SAMUEL RHEEM, Guardian of Mary E. Cowgill. [Delaware Gazette newspaper, January 15, 1858; Sub. by T. Rigne]
Delaware Common Pleas, Petition for Divorce and Alimony
Lucy Potter vs. Joel T. Potter
The defendent, Joel T. Potter, a resident of the State of Illinois, is hereby notified that the petitioner, Lucy Potter, on the 3d day of December, A.D. 1857, filed her petition in the Court of Common Pleas of said county, charging the said defendent with gross neglect of duty as a husband, and wilful absence for a period of more than three years, and praying said Court for a dissolution of the marriage contract existing between the parties, and for alimony. Said cause will be for hearing at the April term 1858, of said court, at which time a decision will be asked for in pursuance of the prayer of said petition. POWELL & VAN DEMAN, Attys. for Pltf. Dec. 11, '57-6 [Delaware Gazette (Delaware, OH) 15 Jan 1858, pg 1; tr by KT]