SIXTH DISTRICT COURT.
Sacramento Daily Union
Monday, January 2, 1871
We are indebted to Ham. C. Harrison, Deputy Clerk, for the following record of the preceding as of this Court:
DIVORCES GRANTED IN 1870
W. H. Gift from H. E. Gift, January 6th.
Josephine Mahlen from William Mahlen , January 17th.
Minerva I. Kennedy from Henry N. Kennedy, January 31st.
William A. Mott from Mary E. Mott, February 14th.
Margaret Elliott from Joseph Elliott, February 23rd.
Ellen Tallmadge from George Tallmage, February 24th.
Hannah Hallen from Dennis Hallen, March 12th.
Elizabeth Seigrist from Charles Seigrist, April 20th.
J. T. Browning from Jane Browning, April 23rd
Patrick Garrity from Hannah Garrity, April 29th.
Sobeski Brown from Sarah A. Brown, May 13th.
Samuel B. Hyers from Anna Hyers, May 27th.
Phebe J. Laird from William F. Laird, June 8th.
Ephram Dann from Emma R. Dann, June 28th.
Laura Meech from the Stowell Meech, June 28th.
Margaret Farmer from Lawrence Farmer, June 28th.
Margaret Taylor from E. C. Taylor, July 1st.
Matilda Seeley from Jeremiah Seeley, July 1st.
Carrie Annie Holmes from Henry Bradford Holmes, July 16th.
Elenora Brown from Cornelius Brown, July 23rd.
Hannah E. Williams from Arthur T. Williams, July 25th.
Caroline C. Markham from David Markham, August 1st.
William Allen from E. M. Allen, August 2nd.
Martha Harrington from Stephen Harrington, August 5th.
Sarah Pervine from Alexander Pervine, August 19th.
Ann E. Hornblower from F. A. Hornblower, September 8th.
Nancy A. Taylor from George W. Taylor, October 20th.
Jane Byrel Beggs from William J. Beggs, October 22nd.
Hortense B. Ricks from J. W. Ricks, October 26th.
E. A. Perry from B. F. Perry, November 18th.
Alvira Alderman from Delos Alderman, November 19th.
Sarah A. Hamilton from William H. Hamilton, November 25th.
Ellen Harris from William A. Harris, December 7th.
David W. Miller from Ann E. Miller, December 16th.
Augusta E. Kretschmann from Alexander J. Kretschmann, December 28th.
Mary Matilda Gish from John Gish, December 28th.
Violet M. Bayliss from Martin H. Bayliss, December 29th.
Mary Wynn authorized to transact business in their own name as sole traders during the year 1870:
Louisa Ann Hersey, application granted January 17th
Mary Ann Dannie, application granted April 22nd
Mary McKoe, application granted August 5th
Mary Rochford, application granted August 5th
Mary L. Skillen, application granted August 12th
Mary Menke, application granted November 8th
S. J. Johnson, application granted November 21st
Ann L. Hoyle, application granted December 5th.
NATURALIZATIONS DURING THE YEAR
Augustus Theis, Germany
Charles Byrne, Ireland
John Vaugh, Ireland
John Campbell, Scotland
F. G. Lundquist, Russia
Matthew Smith, Ireland
Daniel Horan, Ireland
John Nagie, Ireland
Martin Murray, Ireland
William King, Ireland
Maurice Culleton, Ireland
Michael Thompson, Ireland
Patrick Divine, Ireland
Patrick Holland, Ireland
Michael Eagan, Ireland
John Rabel, Germany
Henry P. Markert, Germany
Louis Andrie, Prussia
Charles C. Ault, Canada West
Thomas Roberts, Wales
Daniel Donovan, Ireland
William Oeste, Germany
John Henry Oeste, Germany
Alexander Robertson, Canada
Frederick Vose, Prussia
A. McDonell, Canada
John Dunn, Ireland
Jeremiah Foley, Ireland
William Sales, England
Peter B. Jensen, Denmark
Dennis Coughlan, Canada
Henry Buggle, Germany
Arnold Robert Brown, Prussia
Joseph Maitland, Scotland
John B. Wilson, Scotland
Louis Winters, Bavaria
John B. Thomson, Scotland
Julius Strutz, Brunswick
Thomas J. Clunie, New Foundland
Oswald Fuchs, Germany
Andrew Maxwell, Scotland
Edward H. Farmer, New Brunswick
Joseph Silver, Portugal
Henry Schuldt, Germany
Henry Bowden, Ireland
Daniel Stewart, Scotland
Michael Moxhaem, Ireland
Owen Dinsdale, England
Charles J. Edmonds, Ireland
Hugh Wilson, Ireland
L. Benjamin Mohr, Germany
John Hopps, New Brunswick
James Keliher, Ireland
Desideria Quanchi, Switzerland
J. W. H. Campbell, Nova Scotia
John Quinn, Ireland
Joseph Fields, Portugal
Michael Burns, Ireland
Frank Ruthstaller, Switzerland
Jochim Schroder, Holstein
Jochim Schroder, Halstein
Jonas Politz, Prussia
Antonia Dutre, Portugal
The People against Frank Anderson. Convicted of manslaughter and sentenced to five years in the State Prison, March 4th; judgment reversed by Supreme Court; retried; convicted of manslaughter and sentenced to five years in State Person, October 7th.
The People against Henry Brown. Convicted of murder in the second-degree and sentenced to ten years in the State Prison, March 22nd.
The People against B. G. Johnson. Convicted of murder in the second-degree and sentenced to ten years in the State Prison, April 22nd.
The People against James Brown. Indicted for murder; tried April 6th and acquitted.
The People against Adelaide Turner. Indicted for murder; not tried.
The People against Daniel McLaughlin. Indicted for murder; not tried.
The People against Robert B. Lindsey. Indicted for manslaughter; tried and acquitted.
The People against A. B. Courtright. Indicted for murder; tried December 9th and acquitted.
The People against Ah Leet tried and acquitted, December 20th.
Transcribed by Nancy Pratt Melton.
Donated by Betty Loose.
Source: Sacramento Daily Union, Monday, January 2, 1871, Page 2.
© 2007 Nancy Pratt Melton.