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Heirs of Myra Clark Gaines.

United States. Congress. House

Heirs of Myra Clark Gaines.

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Congress -- Private bills,
  • Bills, Private -- United States,
  • United States -- Claims

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRelief of heirs of Myra C. Gaines
    SeriesH.rp.360
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Public Lands
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination4 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16113702M

    Dictionary M MACARTY, Augustin, mayor of New Orleans. Born, New Orleans Janu ; son of Augustin Guillaume de Macarty and Jeanne Chauvin, direct descendant of Don Esteban Miró (q.v.), Spanish governor of Louisiana, Prominent landowner in New Orleans and St. Bernard parishes; plantation bordered Andrew Jackson's (q.v.) Rodriguez Canal. MARTHA PARKES Martha Parkes, daughter of Ambrose Parkes and his wife Frances Isbell Parkes, was bom April 6, 1 She married m Wilkes County, North Carolina, Febru , Benjamin Isbell. It is believed that both the Parkes and Isbell families were members of the Kings Creek Baptist Church of that county.


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Heirs of Myra Clark Gaines. by United States. Congress. House Download PDF EPUB FB2

Notorious Woman: The Celebrated Case of Myra Clark Gaines (Southern Biography Series) - Kindle edition by Alexander, Elizabeth Urban. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Notorious Woman: The Celebrated Case of Myra Heirs of Myra Clark Gaines. book Gaines (Southern Biography Series).5/5(5).

Myra Clark Gaines was 25 and about to be married when she discovered that the couple who had raised her were not her birth parents and that she was the daughter of one of the richest men in. And the court doth further order, adjudge, and decree, that Heirs of Myra Clark Gaines.

book complainant, Myra Clark Gaines, is the legitimate and only child of the said Daniel Clark, and universal legatee under his last will and testament, is justly and lawfully entitled to the property aforesaid so claimed and held by the defendant, Hennen, together with all the yearly.

THE FAMOUS CASE OF MYRA CLARK GAINES, by Nolan B. Harmon, Jr., Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge, La., Pp. xi, $ William L. Prosser This Book Review is brought to you for free and open access Heirs of Myra Clark Gaines. book the Law Reviews and Journals at LSU Law Digital Commons.

It has been accepted forAuthor: William L. Prosser. Myra Clark Gaines was the plaintiff in the longest-running legal case in the history of the United States court system. From to her death in she fought to establish herself as the legal heir of her father, Daniel Clark, a wealthy New Orleans merchant who died in Myra was the daughter of Clark and a young Frenchwoman, Zulime.

** Some of this information is from the book Notorious Woman The Celebrated Case of Myra Clark Gaines. By Elizabeth Urban Alexander. There is so little known about Caroline Clark's early life that I have chosen a short version mainly from the book.

Myra Heirs of Myra Clark Gaines. book Gaines, a Louisiana socialite, fought from to to secure legal recognition as the sole heir of her deceased father’s estate. The case made its way to the U.S.

Supreme Court Author: Joe Patrice. This was a bill in equity filed by Myra Clark Gaines, the appellee, against Minor Kenner, the intestate of Eliza Davis, the appellant, and a large number of other defendants, to recover real estate, of which she claimed to be the devisee under the will Heirs of Myra Clark Gaines.

book her father, Daniel Clark. DAVIS V. GAINES. Justl'1CF, WOODS delivered the opinion of the court. This Heirs of Myra Clark Gaines.

book a bill in equity filed by Myra Clark Gaines, the appellee, against Minor Kenner, the intestate of Eliza Davis, the appellant, and a large number of other defendants, to recover real estate, of which she claimed to be the devisee.

Myra did eventually receive Heirs of Myra Clark Gaines. book judgment against the City of New Orleans for nearly $2, but she died impoverished before she received any money. Her heirs eventually settled for about $, Governor’s order book – official correspondence of several Louisiana governors, beginning with Jacques Villeré in Author: Sara Pic.

The second, missing, will had named different executors and had given a major bequest to Daniel’s sole heir, a daughter named Myra. The controversy over the Clark estate and what happened to all the money would be the focus of an extended and famous Supreme Court battle waged by the Clark daughter, Myra Clark Gaines, in later years.

The second, missing, will had named different executors and had given a major bequest to Daniel’s sole heir, a daughter named Myra. The controversy over the Clark estate and what happened to all the money would be the focus of an extended and famous Supreme Court battle waged by the Clark daughter, Myra Clark Gaines, in later years.

Books at Amazon. The Books homepage helps you explore Earth's Biggest Bookstore without ever leaving the comfort of your couch. Here you'll find current best sellers in books, new releases in books, deals in books, Kindle. Genealogy for Caroline DesGrange Barnes (Clark) ( - ) family tree on Geni, with over million profiles of ancestors and living relatives.

People Projects Discussions SurnamesParents: Marie Julie Zulime Gardette, Daniel Clark. This is a bill filed by Myra Clark Gaines against the city of New Orleans to recover the amount, with interest, of the fruits, revenues, and value for use of certain lands in the city of New Orleans, containing about arpents, which the complainant had recovered from various persons claiming title under the city.

[Making pre-emption to heirs of Jean Baptiste Beaubien, deceased, for part of Fort Dearborn reservation at Chicago, Illinois, and to confirm purchasers of other parts in their titles, and to convey to city of Chicago streets and alleys of said reservation.] by United States.

Congress. Senate. Committee on Private Land Claims; 50 editions; First published in. And the court doth further adjudge, order, and decree, that the complainant, Myra Clark Gaines, is justly and lawfully entitled, as the only forced heir of said Daniel Clark, to her legitimate portion of four fifths of the said succession, and to have four fifths of the property so claimed and held by the defendant Patterson, as aforesaid, duly.

Gaines family was Lewis Pendeleton Gaines of Adairsville, Ga. he covers the descendants of Henry Gaines () who was the youngest son of Richard Gaines (died about in Culpeper Co., Va.); this Henry Gaines came to Abbeville Co., S.C.

then Laurens Co., S.C. and his descendants went to Cassville, Cave and other places in Ga. Henry’s. Supreme Court of the United States () United States Supreme Court cases in volume 63 (Open Jurist) United States Supreme Court cases in volume 63 (FindLaw) United States Supreme Court cases in volume 63 (Justia) Dates of Supreme Court Decisions and Arguments: United States Reports Volumes 2 – ( – ) MB PDF.

CONTENTS KENTUCKY ANCESTORS GENEALOGICAL QUARTERLY OF THE KENTUCKY HISTORICAL SOCIETY Listed below are the contents of Kentucky Ancestors from the first issue in to the current issue in a searchable PDF format.

Committee on Private Land Claims 2 editions - first published in Not in Library Letter from acting Secretary of the Interior, in answer to a resolution of the House of June 4,in relation to the Hot Springs, Arkansas.

Gaines, Mrs. Myra Clark: More than fifty years ago Mrs. Myra Clark Gaines filed a suit for a large body of land on which a portion of New Orleans is situated.

It was fought bitterly through various courts with varying success. Mrs. Gaines died, an old woman, whose life and fortune had been spent in trying to secure her rights.

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Elizabeth Urban Alexander is an assistant professor of history at Texas Wesleyan University, where she teaches women's history and nineteenth-century social and cultural history. Her book, Notorious Woman: The Celebrated Case of Myra Clark Gaines (), won the David J.

Langum Prize for Legal History/Biography and the Willie Lee Rose Prize for the best book in. The Famous Case of Myra Clark Gaines (); J. Fair Hardin, “Fort Jesup, Fort Selden, Camp Sabine, Camp Salubrity, Four Forgotten Frontier Army Posts of Western Louisiana,” Louisiana Historical Quarterly, XXVI (); New Orleans Daily Picayune, obituary, June 7, GAINES, Myra Clark Whitney, litigant.

But by the time of the Court's final ruling inattorney's fees and other debts had eaten drastically into Clark's estate, and Mrs. Gaines' heirs (for Myra Clark Gaines herself died before the suit was finally settled) got very little.

[Court of Probates. Olographic Wills, ] Page   After Daniel Clark’s death, his will was disputed by his daughter, Myra Clark Gaines. Clark’s assets had been left to his mother, Mary Clark, and many legal issues surfaced regarding the vast. Death of Myra Clark Gaines. New Orleans Special. Some days since it was announced that Mrs.

Myra Clark Gaines, the most famous litigant that had ever lived, was dying. Investigation Bhowed that she really was very ill, but that it was expected that she would live for some time. She apparently ral lied a littlo, but afterwards sank rapidly and. José Francisco Xavier de Salazar y Mendoza (Mexican/New Orleans, c.

), "Portrait of Daniel William Coxe ()",oil on canvas, signed, dated and inscribed "Josef de Salazar America/Pinxit Nueva Orleans/Anno " lower left, "Loan Exhibition of Historical Portraits, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, " label en verso, 38 1/2. Wo add the following account of Myra Clark, from a Delaware paper: ' Myra Clark, now Mrs Gaines, who is well known to our citizens, having in early lito resided here, was bom in Now Orleans, her father, Daniel Clark, (well known in tho political and commer cial history of Louisiana,) being a partner of Col.

Davis, of this country. Her father died. the unknown heirs, beneficiaries, devisees, grantees, assignees, lienors, creditors, trustees, and all others who may claim an. interest in the estate of rhoda l. clark f/k/a rhoda lee moss, deceased.

For the answer, we turn to Elizabeth Urban Alexander's Notorious Woman: The Celebrated Case Of Myra Clark Gaines, a page biography of Ms. Gaines published in The events that formed the basis for the Gaines case began in when Daniel Clark arrived in New Orleans to join his uncle, Colonel Daniel Clark, in business.

Myra Clark Gaines Mazerat. Daniel Clark was the American Consul in New Orleans during the Spanish regime, and was claimed by Myra Clark Gaines as her lawful father; a claim out of which grew the litigation of Myra Clark Gaines, which became famous throughout the country, Mrs.

Gaines spent her life proving her rights, and after fifty years it. This site provides a free index to the War of pension application files. It is part of the free tutorial: 3rd wife Myra Clark m.

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