Laws of 1848, Chapter 200. This law allowed for women to own and manage real property separate from their husbands.
Chapter 200 of the Laws of New York, 1848. An act for the more effectual protection of the property of married women. This law allowed for women to own and manage real property separate from their husbands. (2 pages)
New York State Archives. New York (State). Dept. of State. Bureau of Miscellaneous Records. Enrolled acts of the State Legislature. Series 13036-78. Laws of 1848, Chapter 200.
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