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In the matter of the estate of Robert J. Tiffany, deceased, [no. 5,317] contest on probate will

Author: James V Coffey; Timothy J Lyons; Edmund Tauszky; California. Superior Court (San Francisco City and County). Probate Department.
Publisher: San Francisco : Printed under the supervision of Timothy J. Lyons and Edmund Tauszky, 1888.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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Robert Joyce Tiffany was a San Francisco businessman involved in the manufacture of hats and in a savings and loan bank. After retirement, he became a drunkard, and the family broke up. While living with another woman in 1885, he wrote a will and codicil leaving some of the estate to this woman. His wife contested the will. The judge's decision was that Tiffany was not competent, due to drunkenness and the woman's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Trials, litigation, etc
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Named Person: Robert Joyce Tiffany
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James V Coffey; Timothy J Lyons; Edmund Tauszky; California. Superior Court (San Francisco City and County). Probate Department.
OCLC Number: 57443733
Notes: Cover title.
At head of title: In the Superior Court (department no. 9, probate) in and for the City and County of San Francisco, State of California.
Note on cover: "Compliments of the Reporters." Lyons and Tauszky were reporters of Judge Coffey's decisions.
Description: 24 pages ; 26 cm
Responsibility: opinion of Hon. J.V. Coffey, judge.

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Robert Joyce Tiffany was a San Francisco businessman involved in the manufacture of hats and in a savings and loan bank. After retirement, he became a drunkard, and the family broke up. While living with another woman in 1885, he wrote a will and codicil leaving some of the estate to this woman. His wife contested the will. The judge's decision was that Tiffany was not competent, due to drunkenness and the woman's influence, when he wrote the will. Probate was denied.

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