A Treatise on Copyhold, Customary Freehold, and Ancient Demesne Tenure: With the Jurisdiction of Courts Baron and Courts Leet : Also an Appendix, Containing Rules for Holding Customary Courts, Courts Baron and Courts Leet, Forms of Court Rolls, Deputations, and Copyhold Assurances, and Extracts from the Relative Acts of Parliament, Volume 2
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Page 838 - Be the same more or less together with all and singular the hereditaments and appurtenances thereunto belonging or in any wise appertaining and the reversion and reversions remainder and remainders...
Page 975 - ... or any other words which may import either a want or failure of issue of any person in his lifetime or at-the time of his death, or an indefinite failure of his issue, shall be construed to mean a •want or failure of issue in the lifetime or at the time of the death of such person, and not an indefinite failure of his issue, unless a contrary intention shall appear by the will...
Page 925 - Pounds over and above all Rents and Charges payable out of or in respect of the same...
Page 1022 - ... years, but nevertheless such claim may be defeated in any other way by which the same is now liable to be defeated...
Page 930 - ... shall be understood to include several matters as well as one matter, and several persons as well as one person, and females as well as males, and bodies corporate as well as individuals unless it be otherwise specially provided, or there be something in the subject or context repugnant to such construction...
Page 1080 - ... and 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 932 - ... or during the minority or respective minorities of any person or persons who shall be living, or in venire sa mere at the time of the death of such grantor, devisor, or testator, or during the minority or respective minorities only of any person or persons who, under the uses or trusts of the deed, surrender, will, or other assurances, directing such accumulations, would, for the time being, if of full age, be entitled unto the rents, issues, and profits, or the interest, dividends, or annual...
Page 1036 - One thousand eight hundred and thirty-three, no arrears of rent or of interest in respect of any sum of money charged upon or payable out of any land or rent, or in respect of any legacy, or any damages in respect of such arrears of rent or interest, shall be recovered by any distress, action, or suit, but within six years...
Page 896 - ... and the reversion and reversions, remainder and remainders, yearly and other rents, issues, and profits thereof; and all the estate...
Page 1032 - And that in every case of a concealed fraud, the right of any person to bring a suit in equity for the recovery of any land or rent, of which he, or any person through whom he claims, may have been deprived by such fraud, shall be deemed to have first accrued at, and not before, the time at which such fraud shall or with reasonable diligence might have been first known or discovered.