Wants Her Maiden Name

Mrs. Rochelle Claims That Her Husband Has Abandoned Her.

Mrs. Ida Belle Rochelle brought action for divorce against H.S. Rochelle yesterday. Mrs. Rochelle states in her petition that she has been a resident of Wichita’ for many years and that she was married , to the defendant October 18, 1887. She alleges that January 1, 1899, her husband abandoned her without any cause or excuse and that he has not been back since. She claims that she has always demeaned . herself properly and acted towards her husband as a faithful wife and that there is no fault on her part. Wherefore, the plaintiff prays that she may be divorced from the defendant and that she be restored to her maiden name. Ida Belle Keith; that she have all other and further relief as the court may deem just.

Source: Wichita Daily Eagle, August 14, 1901.


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