Dearborn County Circuit Court Proceedings – Oct 1886

Proceedings of the October 1886 Term of the Dearborn County, Indiana Circuit Court appeared in:

Lawrenceburg Register – 7 Oct 1886 – Page 2, Column 2


The following business has been transacted in the Circuit Court since our last publication:

Final report made and approved in the estate of Leah Hayes.

John Borman, of Jackson township, who was arrested on a peace warrant, gave bond in the sum of $300 for his good behavior.

Benjamin J. Grant, of Aurora, filed his bond as constable of Center township and it was regularly approved.

Lawrenceburg Register – 14 Oct 1886 – Page 2, Column 4


The following new cases have been filed in Circuit Court since our last report and, the following business has been transacted, the Court on Tuesday having adjourned until the 28th instant:

Frederick Jents sues Samuel Jents and H. & S. Pogue sue Ezra G. Hayes, both for money only, while Theresa S. Sutherland has tired of married life and wants the Court to divorce her from her husband, Frank Sutherland. The case of the State vs. Charles S. Hisey has been continued till the next term and the defendant released on giving his own recognizance in the amount of $500. John Hornberger vs. Maria C. Schultze et al, partition ordered and Jacob Foshag, Thomas C. Annis and Christ. Lommel appointed commissioners; Herman Hass vs. John Haas, injunction granted against John Haas, Louisa Haas, and Jacob Schrader restraining them from removing or disposing of crops on certain real estate and restraining John Haas from setting fire to a dwelling house on the same; Agnes B. Suits, Administratrix of the estate of William B. Suits, deceased, has been granted leave to sell certain real estate to pay the estate debts and the liens against the same have been marshaled.

Lawrenceburg Register – 28 Oct 1886 – Page 3, Column 5



Guardian of Inez M. Boyd, Hiram Fritz, Guardian.

Estate of John F. Ellerbrook, Hamilton Conaway, Administrator.

Estate of James Grubbs. Estate set over to widow, being of less value than $500.


Leoyd S. Isdell vs. James Skelton et al, foreclosure.

Lomas Forge and Bridge Works vs. Board of Commissioners, on contract. Settled and dismissed by plaintiffs at their own costs.