The Law of Wills, Codicils and Revocations: With Plain and Familiar Instructions for Executor, Administrators, Devisees, and Legatees ... (Google eBook)

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Stratford, 1800 - Wills - 110 pages
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Page 87 - God that gave it, and my Body I commit to the earth, to be decently buried at the Discretion of my...
Page 91 - I do revoke all former wills by me at any time heretofore made, and do declare this only to be my last will and testament.
Page 85 - Monypenny for and during the term of his natural life, and from and immediately after his decease, upon trust for the first son of the body of such first son, and the heirs male of his body ; and, in default of such issue...
Page 68 - Thus, maintenance money, or allowance made by the father to his son at the university, or in travelling or the like, is not to be taken as any part of his advancement, this being only his education ; and it would create charge and uncertainty to enquire minutely into such matters.
Page 33 - That no will in writing concerning any goods or chattels, or personal estate, shall be repealed, nor shall any clause, devise or bequest therein, be altered or changed by any words, or will by word of mouth only, except the same be in the life of the testator committed to writing, and after the writing thereof read unto the testator, and allowed by him, and proved to be so done by three witnesses at the least.
Page 109 - States, do hereby constitute and appoint . my true and lawful attorney, for me, and in my name...
Page 15 - II. c, 25. all perfons (except married women, infants, idiots, and perfons of nonfane memory) are empowered to difpofe by will in writing of the whole of their landed property (except their copyhold tenements) to whom they think fit, unlefs it be to bodies corporate"; and that even to the total...
Page 85 - Creek, containing one hundred acres or thereabouts, to him & the heirs of his body lawfully begotten or to be begotten, and for want of such heirs then to the right heirs of me the said Francis Willis.
Page 74 - ... that where any tenant for life shall happen to die before or on the day on which any rent was reserved or made payable upon any demise or lease of any lands, tenements, or hereditaments, which...
Page 21 - ... be by deed indented, fealed, and delivered in the prefence of two or more credible witnefles twelve...

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