A Practical Treatise of Powers

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Clarde, 1821 - Powers (Law) - 759 pages
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Page 694 - without power of revocation, to be by him sealed and delivered, in the presence of, and to be attested by two or more credible witnesses, from time to time direct, limit, or appoint. And for default of, and until such direction, limitation, or appointment, To the use of the said John Smith, and his assigns, during
Page 696 - each, by an Indenture, bearing date the day next before the day of the date of these presents, for the term of one whole year, commencing from the day next before the day of the date of the said Indenture of bargain and sale, and by force of the statute made for transferring uses
Page 667 - his wife, or of the survivor of them, to be testified in manner last hereinbefore directed;" [viz. by any deed or deeds, writing or writings,, under their hands and seals, or his or her hand and seal, to be executed in the presence of, and to be attested by, two or more
Page 253 - in writing, and signed by the party so devising the same, [or by some other person in his presence, and by his express direction] and shall be attested and subscribed in the presence of the said devisor, by three or four credible witnesses.
Page 186 - sign-manual with the care and commitment of the custody of the persons and estates of such persons, and such lease or leases so to be executed by the said committee and committees, under and by virtue of such order, shall be as good and effectual in law as if the same were executed by the said person so found
Page 6 - or should have such use, confidence or trust, after such quality, manner, form, and condition, as they had before in or to the use, confidence, or trust, that was in them. The statute then provides for the case of several persons being jointly seised to the use of any of them. And contains two savings,
Page 604 - powers of leasing, where it is intended that a lease in reversion may be granted, it is expressly declared so ; and if a reversionary lease is not to be granted, it is expressly declared that the lease shall be made to take effect in possession, and not in reversion, or by way of future interest. But
Page 667 - Indenture of Release of the 22d of November 1788, are contained the following powers of sale and exchange, to be exercised over Mrs. Bouverie's property, viz. " Provided also, and it is hereby agreed and declared by and between the parties to these presents, that it shall and may be lawful
Page 674 - for the said John Thomas Batt and Robert Blake, and the survivor- of them, and the executors, administrators and assigns of such survivor, at any time or times hereafter, at the request and by the direction in writing of the said
Page 244 - A power to two persons was required to be exercised " by any deed or writing under both their hands and seals, to be by them duly executed in the presence of and to be attested by two or more credible witnesses

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