No clothing for the Milliner

 (Journal 7 p539-540 - 16 May 1871; Roll 23 case number 31 - May 1871)

Compiled by Pamela Pattison Lash

            The couple was married on 1 July 1861 in Bryan, Wms Co, OH but this marriage record showed a Hugo Franz Alois Liebelt became the husband of a Rosalia Fredericka Carter on 1 July 1862 (Marriages V3 p250). In the 1870 Bryan, Pulaski Twp federal census, p56, Lucinda Leibold appeared as 25 NY milliner, living alone; however, in her statement to the court she said she had always lived in Ohio.

            She told the court that on 1 Nov 1868 Alois abandoned her and was guilty of gross neglect; he did not provide food, clothing, etc for her.  He was a habitual drunk and she had to support herself.  He lived in Ft. Wayne, Allen Co, IN.  A legal notice appeared in the Bryan Democrat. The divorce was granted.

            Lucinda Carter married James Baker in Wms Co on 26 Nov 1871 (Marriage V4 p198).  James lived near Lucinda in the 1870 federal census, Bryan, p34, as James Baker 32 OH teamster.  The Fountain Grove Cemetery in Bryan recorded burials for the couple - Lucinda Baker (1846-1897) and James Baker (1836-1904).


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