No. 31034.

403 Ill. 364 (1949)

86 N.E.2d 242

SARAH SAWYER, Appellee, v. MICHAEL J. CREIGHTON et al., Appellants.

Supreme Court of Illinois.

Opinion filed May 19, 1949.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

ZWANZIG, THOMPSON & LANUTI, of Ottawa, for appellants.

CHARLES R. BARRETT, of Chicago, and T.M. ANDERSON, of Earlville, for appellee.

Decree affirmed.

Mr. JUSTICE SIMPSON delivered the opinion of the court:

Appellants, Michael J. Creighton and Catherine Creighton his wife, claiming a freehold in the real estate involved herein but which was denied them by decree of the circuit court of La Salle County, appeal to us for reversal of that decree.

Appellee, Sarah Sawyer, a widow 62 years old, is an aunt of appellant Michael J. Creighton, an attorney at law residing at Oak Park and having...


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