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NEAL (Grace & Grover) & VanCLEAVE (Mable & John L)
Source: Crawfordsville Review Friday April 7, 1916
Two suits for divorce were filed in the circuit court yesterday. One by Mrs. Grace Neal who charges her husband Grover Neal deserted her on July 31, 1915 the 10th anniversary of their marriage and another by Mabel Vancleave against John Lambert Vancleave charging cruel and inhumane treatment. ... ...Mrs. Grace Neal in her complaint states that she was married to the defendant Grover Neal July 31, 1905 and that just 10 years later July 31, 1915 he deserted her. She declares that for 5 years before their separation, however the defendant failed to provide for her. She asks that the marriage ties be dissolved and that she receive the custody of the 3 children. She also asks the defendant be compelled to pay a reasonable sum for their support and education. Mable Vancleave is represented by Ira Clouser and Grace Neal by Thomas, Foley & Lindley.
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