Gallia County, Ohio
PETITION FOR DIVORCE.
The State of Ohio, Gallia county, ss. Sarah Martin, vs. Charles H. Martin Court of Common Pleas. The said Charles H. Martin, is hereby notified that on the 26th day of June, A.D. 1855, Sarah Martin filed in the Clerk's office, of the Court of Common Pleas, of said county of Gallia, in the State of Ohio, a Petition praying to be divorced from the said Charles H. Martin, and alleging therein amongest other things for cause, habitual drunkenness and gross neglect of duty towards her and her children, and also for maltreatment, and also praying among other things that the marriage contract subsisting between them may be dissolved, and that she may be restored to her maiden name. The said Charles H. Martin, is hereby further notified that the said Sarah Martin, will apply at the next term of said Court for a divorce according to the prayer of her said petition.
EDWARD S. MENAGER, her att'y. September 25, 1855.
[Source: Gallipolis Journal, (Gallipolis, Oh.) Thursday, September 27, 1855 - Sub by Kathy McDaniel]
William N. Langely -- Gallipolis, Ohio, Liabilities
William N. Langely, flour merchant of Gallipolis, Ohio made an assignment Wednesday. Liabilities over five hundred thousand dollars. [Source: "The Daily Memphis Avalanche" (TN) 02 June 1867]