The Married Women's Property Acts are laws enacted by the individual states of
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Married Women's Property Acts, in U.S. law, series of statutes that gradually,
beginning in 1839, expanded the rights of married women to act as independent
Jul 1, 2016 ... Enacted: April 7, 1848. Before married women's property acts were passed, upon
marriage a woman lost any right to control property that was ...
Jan 4, 2012 ... Married Women's Property Act 1870 was one of the most significant acts passed
that changed how society and the courts perceived women.
The 1870 Married Women's Property Act marked a shift in the way marriage was
... Before that point, debates relating to divorce, married women's property, and
child ... Act.” BRANCH: Britain, Representation and Nineteenth-Century History.
Jul 7, 2012 ... The Married Women's Property Acts (UK, 1870, 1882 and 1893) ... 15
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1882 Married Women's Property Act. After the 1880 General Election William
Gladstone became Prime Minister of a government that promised legislation that
Information on the historical context of the practices, and recommendations to the
government to ... 4) Marriage Women's Property Act, New York State - 1848.
in respect to women's history and the history of American society in general. ....
has a separate index item for married women's property acts.” Most texts.
The landmark Married Women's Property Act of 1839 in Mississippi can, thus, ...
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