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" Marriage gives no right to the husband over the property of his wife, and when they part, she keeps the children, and the property belonging to them and to her. "
Archaeologia Americana: Transactions and Collections of the American ... - Page 285
by American Antiquarian Society - 1820
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Transactions and Collections of the American Antiquarian Society, Volume 1

American Antiquarian Society - Mammoth Cave (Ky.) - 1820 - 436 pages
...parties. The man may marry again as soon as he will, but the woman cannot during the continu284 ance of the yearly sacrifice, which lasts about twelve...determine to punish the offenders, they usually divide and proci ed to apprehend them ; one half of them go to the house of the woman, and the other to the family...
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A Report to the Secretary of War of the United States, on Indian Affairs ...

Jedidiah Morse - Indians of North America - 1822 - 496 pages
...marry again as soon as he will; but the woman cannot, during the continuance of the yearly sacrifices, which lasts about twelve days. Marriage gives no right...husband owns, his hunting equipage, only, excepted. Sacrifices and Thanksgiving. " The Indians have two sacrifices in each year. The principal festival...
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A Report to the Secretary of War of the United States, on Indian Affairs ...

Jedidiah Morse - Indians of North America - 1822 - 496 pages
...marry again as soon as he will; but the woman cannot, during the continuance of the yearly sacrifices, which lasts about twelve days. Marriage gives no right...and the property belonging to them and to her. Not unfrequeatly they taka away every thing the husband owns, his hunting equipage, only, excepted. Sacrifices...
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Traits of Indian Character: As Generally Applicable to the Aborigines of ...

George Turner - Indians of North America - 1836
...complete possession of her, till the ceremony ends; and during this period, the exception will apply.] Marriage gives no right to the husband over the property...: and, when they part, she keeps the children and property belonging to them. ADULTERY — is punished by the female tribe of the husband. They collect,...
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Transactions of the American Ethnological Society, Volumes 2-3

American Ethnological Society - America - 1848
...complete possession of her, till the ceremony ends ; and during this period the exception will apply. " Marriage gives no right to the husband over the property...wife ; and when they part, she keeps the children and property belonging to them. Adultery. " This is punished by the family or tribe of the husband. They...
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Statistics of the State of Georgia: Including an Account of Its Natural ...

George White - Botany - 1849 - 701 pages
...complete possession of her, till the ceremony ends; and during this period the exception will apply. Marriage gives no right to the husband over the property...wife ; and when they part, she keeps the children and property belonging to them. ADULTERY. — This is punished by the family or tribe of the husband. They...
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Studies in Ancient History: The Second Series; Comprising an Inquiry Into ...

John Ferguson McLennan - Endogamy and exogamy - 1896 - 605 pages
...only a compliment, as his approbation or opposition is of no avail " ; and elsewhere he states that marriage gives no right to the husband over the property...to them and to her. Not unfrequently they take away everything the husband owns, his hunting equipage only excepted." This is a state of things consistent...
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Studies in Ancient History: The Second Series; Comprising an Inquiry Into ...

John Ferguson McLennan - Endogamy and exogamy - 1896 - 605 pages
...compliment, as his approbation or opposition is of no avail " ; and elsewhere he states that marriage jjives no right to the husband over the property of his wife,...to them and to her. Not unfrequently they take away everything the husband owns, his hunting equipage only excepted." This is a state of things consistent...
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United States Courts of Appeals Reports: Cases Adjudged in the ..., Volume 12

Law reports, digests, etc - 1895
...published in Collections of the Georgia Historical Society, volume 3, part 1, page 74, it is said : " Marriage gives no right to the husband over the property...wife, and when they part she keeps the children and property belonging to them." Colonel Hawkins was at one time a senator in Congress from North Carolina....
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The Trial of Title to Land in Oklahoma: Being a Treatise on the ..., Volume 1

Wellington Lee Merwine - Land tenure - 1913 - 1838 pages
...laws, published in the collection of the Georgia Historical Society (vol. 3, pt. 1, p. 74), it is said: "Marriage gives no right to the husband over the property...the children and the property belonging to them." Colonel Hawkins was at one time a senator in Congress from South Carolina, in 1801, and was appointed...
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