The Conveyancer's Assistant: Or, A Series of Precedents in Conveyancing and Commercial Forms, in Alphabetical Order, After the Manner of Jones's Attorney's Pocket Book, Adapted to the Present State of the Law and the Practice of Conveyancing. With Copious Prefaces, Observations, and Notes on the Several Deeds, and the Late Real Property Acts &c, Volume 2 (Google eBook)

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H. Butterworth, 1835 - Conveyancing
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Page 562 - That the words and expressions hereinafter mentioned, which in their ordinary signification have a more confined or a different meaning, shall in this Act, except where the nature of the provision or the context of the Act shall exclude such construction, be interpreted as follows; (that is to say), the word "will...
Page 487 - Bart.,) their heirs and assigns, to the uses after mentioned ; (that is to say,) to the use of the said testator's son, the said plaintiff, James Houghton Langston, for and during the term of his natural life...
Page 520 - ... every word importing the singular number only shall extend and be applied to several persons or things as well as one person or thing ; and every word importing the masculine gender only shall extend and be applied to a female as well as a male.
Page 516 - Writings, with or without power of revocation, to be by her sealed and delivered in the presence of and attested by Two or more credible Witnesses, or by her last Will and Testament in writing, or any...
Page 290 - Bounty (that is, the governors of the Bounty of Queen Anne for the Augmentation of the Maintenance of the Poor Clergy).
Page 557 - ... any lands of any tenure, or any such money as aforesaid, or in regard to any estate in any lands of any tenure, or in any such money as aforesaid, as fully and effectually as she could do if she were a feme sole, save and except that no such disposition, release, surrender, or extinguishment shall be valid and effectual unless the husband concur in the deed by which the same shall be effected, nor unless the deed be acknowledged by her as hereinafter directed...
Page 536 - ... unless inrolled in his Majesty's high court of chancery within six calendar months after the execution thereof...
Page 359 - ... or any of them, or any part thereof, by, from, under, or in trust for him, them, or any of them, shall and will from time to time and at...
Page 563 - That when a husband shall die, beneficially entitled to any land for an interest which shall not entitle his widow to dower out of the same at law, and such interest, whether wholly equitable, or partly legal and partly equitable, shall be an estate of inheritance in possession, or equal to an estate of inheritance in possession, (other than an estate in joint tenancy,) then his widow shall be entitled in equity to dower out of the same land.
Page 530 - Act, any court of competent jurisdiction shall have refused to amend ; nor shall this Act prejudice or affect any proceedings at law or in equity pending at the time of the passing of this Act, in which the validity of...