A treatise on probate law and practice: embracing the law of wills, and the administration, settlement, and distribution of estates of deceased persons: also the law relationg to married women, minors, insane persons, drunkards, guardian and ward, and other persons under disability; together with rules of practice and forms adapted to the laws and decisions of Arizona, California, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming. Also a probate code, giving the full text of the statutes for all these states, topically arranged and compared with each other...

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Bancroft-Whitney co., 1904 - Law - 1511 pages
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Contents

MINORS
73
The Contract or Apprenticeship
79
Reformatory Institutions
87
Custody Care akd Treatment of Minors
99
Capacity to Contract
107
Service of Summons in Particular Cases
110
Insanity as Affecting Criminal Responsibility
121
Superior Courts
126
Insanity of Person Called for Sentence
129
Liability of Estate for Care and Treatment of Insane
131
INTOXICATED PERSONS
137
Duties op Private Persons
145
Effect of pardon
152
GENEBAL EFFECT OF INTOXICATION
154
Effect of nonresidence and alienage upon right of suc
158
HearingNotice
160
TITLE IT APPOINTMENT POWERS AND DUTIES OF GUAR
163
Guardian ad Litem
164
Appointment
169
Judgments
174
Corporations as Guardians
182
Management and Control of Property
190
Sales of Property of Ward
201
Accounts and Accounting
213
Termination of Guardianship
218
GUARDIAN FOR INSANE AND INCOMPETENT
228
Termination of Office of Guardian of Insane Person
238
Guardian for NonBesident Insane and Incompetents
246
DEATH AND ITS EFFECT ON PERSONS
251
Public Inquests
261
Limitations of the rule
267
EFFECT OF DEATH ON PROPERTY
276
Who Possesses Testamentary Capacity
285
Who May Take by Will
294
Particular Estates Created by Will
303
Particular Interests Created by Will
316
Gifts Causa Mortis
322
351 General effect
338
District Courts
359
Contests
362
Revocation of Wills
369
Limitation for beginning proceedings
376
Forgery of wills and annuities
382
ADM1NISTBATION OF THE ESTATEAPPOINT
395
Definition and Classification
404
Probate Courts
405
Time of application for letters
413
Who May and May not Be Appointed
420
Qualifications of administrators
422
Appointment of corporation 419 Preference right of appointment as administrator
426
Benunciation of appointment as executor
432
Evidence of Appointment 422 Various kinds of letters i 423 Letters testamentary 424 Letters with will annexed
437
Letters of administration 426 Execution of the letters
439
Judges and Judicial Officers
484
Place of presentation
489
General Rules
498
Disposition of Claim after Presentation
508
Notice
511
Sales by Executors and Administrators
523
Sales of Heal Property
530
Sales in Particular Cases
562
Sale of Decedents Contract for Purchase of Lands
573
Sales of Conditional or Qualified Estates
579
General Accounting 531 Nature of the duty to account 532 Time of the accounting 533 Supplemental account 534 Notice of settlement of the acc...
583
When and by whom may be enforced 540 Penalty for failure to appear 541 Special proceeding in Wyoming
602
Chapter VUl Obligating the Estate Section I General Discussion 542 Power of executor to borrow money 543 Power of administrator to borrow mo...
604
Negotiable Instruments 544 General principles 545 Dating the instrument 546 Signing the instrument 1547 Presentation for acceptance and paymen...
606
Mortgaging the Estate 552 When may be mortgaged 553 Authority to mortgage 554 The petition 555 Order to show causeJurisdiction 556 Notic...
610
Redemption of property sold at administrators sale 567 Redemption from mortgage before foreclosure
621
Manner of release
624
Specific Performance
631
Provision for the Support of the Family
639
Children by Adoption
641
Amount of the allowance
655
Compensation Discharge Resignation Suspension
661
Discliarge
667
Revocation and Removal
673
Names of Persons
679
Manner of making appointment
681
Powers and duties
682
General Provisions
683
Bonds in Special Cases
694
Liability on Bonds 641 Nature of liability 642 Liability of sureties 643 When liability attachesContribution 644 Selection of depositary for security...
698
Release and Discharge of Sureties 645 Application for release 646 Notice of the application 647 When release becomes effective 648 Release by a...
701
Corporations as Sureties 650 When may become
704
General liability and manner of enforcement
705
Expense of bond may be taxed as costs
706
Helease from liability 654 Effect of impairment of capital Section VI Actions on Bonds 655 When may be maintainedParties 656 PleadingNoticeJu...
707
Fees and Costs Section I General Rules 657 Costs in proceedings by person in representative capacity 658 Expense of bond may be taxed as costs
709
Fees in Probate Matters 659 General statement 660 In Arizona 661 In California 662 In Idaho 663 In Montana 664 In Nevada 665 In Oregon 6...
712
Administration of Estates in Special Cases Section I Settlement without Administration 670 Meaning of the term settlement without administration 6...
720
When the estate is insolvent
724
Estate of a deceased child 674 Community estates
725
Administration under nonintervention will
726
Supreme Court
727
Where nonresident executor or trustee is sole legatee
728
Trustee for spendthrift child
729
Resignation of a trustee under a willSuccessor 679 General duties of trustees under wills
730
Estates of NonEesidents 684 Different methods of administration 685 Administration by agent 686 Ancillary administration on personal property ...
736
Final Distribution
737
Partnership Estates 688 Bight of surviving partner to manage the partnership as sets 689 Nature of the survivors relation to the estate
743
Partition for Distribution
744
Public Administrators 691 How chosen 692 Nature of the office 693 Oath and bond 694 In what case entitled to be appointed 695 Application fo...
755
General rights powers and liabilities
764
Misconduct in office Section VI Estates of Missing Persons 705 Nature of proceeding 706 Manner of application 707 Who entitled to appointment
765
Duties and powers of trustees
767

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