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The American and English Encyclopedia of Law - Page 38
edited by - 1887
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of King's ..., Volume 5

Richard Vaughan Barnewall, John Leycester Adolphus - Law reports, digests, etc - 1835
...CORPORATION FRAUDS, STATUTE OF, 1. LIASI 5. PLEADING, 3,4.6.8. SirTLEMENT BY BlRTH. SlAMf, 1.3. 1. A person who has not been heard of for seven years, is presumed be dead ; but there is no legal presumption as to the time of his death. The fact of his having...
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An abridgement of the law of nisi prius, Volume 2

Patrick Brady Leigh - History - 1838
...member of his family; it was held to be primd facie evidence of the death of such tenant.1' But though a person who has not been heard of for seven years is presumed in law to be dead, there is no legal presumption as to the time of his death. The fact of...
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Digest of the laws of Virginia: which are of a permanent character ..., Volume 1

Joseph Tate, George Wythe Munford, Virginia - Law - 1841 - 959 pages
...second marriage is illegal, if the first wife or husband be alive. Fenton v. Reed, 4 Johns. R. 52. A person who has not been heard of for seven years, is presumed to be dead, but there is no legal presumption ая to the time of his death. The fact of his...
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A treatise on the law of evidence, as administered in England and ..., Volume 1

John Pitt Taylor - Evidence (Law) - 1848 - 1386 pages
...2, c. 6, S 2. 128 PRESUMPTIONS AS TO CONTINUANCE OF LIVE. analogy, in other cases (r). But although a person, who has not been heard of for seven years, is presumed to be dead, the law raises no presumption as to the time of his death : if, therefore, it...
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Reports of Cases in Chancery, Argued and Determined in the Rolls ..., Volume 21

Charles Beavan, Henry Bickersteth Baron Langdale, John Romilly Baron Romilly, Chaloner William Chute - Equity - 1858
...question is whether he died before January, 1850. That is the sole question. The ordinary presumption, that a person who has not been heard of for seven years (c) would apply, if there were nothing else on the subject. The evidence which exists is that of Dr....
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The law of evidence: applicable to the courts of the East India Company ...

John Bruce Norton - 1859
...proof cannot be shifted by pleading that the party is not alive. See Doe v. Nepean.W Thereit waa held that " A person who has not been heard of for seven years, is presumed to be dead, but there is no legal presumption as to the time of his death. The fact of his...
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The law of evidence, applicable to the courts of the late East India Company ...

John Bruce Norton - 1865
...proof cannot be shifted by pleading that the party is not alive. See Doe \. Nepean.to There it was held that " A person who has not been heard of for seven years, is presumed to be dead, but there is no legal presumption as to the time of his death. The fact of his...
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The Law of Evidence: Applicable to the Courts of the Late East India Company ...

John Bruce Norton - 1869
...proof cannot be shifted by pleading that the party is not alive. See Doe v. Nepean.W There it was held that " A person who has not been heard of for seven years, is presumed to bo dead, but there is no legal presumption as to the time of his death. The fact of his...
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Reports of Cases in Criminal Law Argued and Determined in All the Courts in ...

Edward William Cox - Criminal law - 1871
...time when the second marriage was contracted. The Legislature by this proviso sanctions a presumption that a person who has not been heard of for seven years is dead ; but the proviso affords no ground for the converse proposition, viz., that when a party has been seen or...
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A Treatise on Criminal Law as Applicable to the Dominion of Canada

Samuel Robinson Clarke - Criminal law - 1872 - 717 pages
...time when the second marriage was contracted. By this proviso, the Legislature sanctions a presumption that a person who has not been heard of for seven years is dead ; but the proviso affords no ground for the converse proposition, namely, that when a person has been...
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