A Treatise on the Law of Property Arising from the Relation Between Husband and Wife, Volume 1

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H. Butterworth, 1820 - Husband and wife - 531 pages
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Page 1 - By marriage, the husband and wife are one person in law: that is, the very being or legal existence of the woman is suspended during the marriage, or at least is incorporated and consolidated into that of the husband; under whose wing, protection, and cover, she performs every thing...
Page 305 - ... upon any contract or sale of lands, tenements or hereditaments, or any interest in or concerning them...
Page 597 - Villers, covenanted to stand seised of certain lands, to the use of himself for life, remainder to the use of his...
Page 252 - ... as the wife should by deed or will appoint ; and in default of appointment in trust for the...
Page 522 - CD and his assigns for and during the term of his natural life without impeachment of waste And from and after the determination of that estate by forfeiture or otherwise...
Page 72 - ... of and in the like estates as they have in the use, trust or confidence : and that the estate of the person so seised to uses shall be deemed to be in him or them that have the use, in such quality, manner, form and condition, as they had before in the use.
Page 464 - RG, were parties, and by a recovery suffered in pursuance thereof, the estates were limited to the use of the husband for life, remainder to the wife...
Page 331 - ... at any time during the coverture, and of which any issue she might have had might by possibility have been heir.
Page 304 - ... fide and valuable consideration for a transfer of property from him to her or trustees for her. The doctrine is not so cither here or at law.
Page 477 - ... lands to the use of himself and his wife for their lives...

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