The Law of Texas Now in Force Touching Conveyancing and Registration: Including the Statutes, and Decisions of the Supreme Court of that State, as to the Substance, Form, Authentication and Registration of Deeds and Other Written Instruments Authorized by Law to be Recorded, to Have Effect as Constructive Notice

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William Alexander
J. A. Nagle, 1877 - Conveyancing - 188 pages

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Page 27 - ... to have and to hold all and singular the premises before mentioned unto the said William Hill, his heirs and assigns forever, and I do hereby bind myself, my heirs, executors and administrators to warrant and forever, defend all and singular the said premises unto the said William Hill, his heirs and assigns against myself and my heirs and against every person whomsoever lawfully claiming or to claim the same or any part thereof.
Page 3 - ... the same shall be taken as to the creditors and purchasers of the persons aforesaid so remaining in possession to be fraudulent within this act, and that the absolute property is with the possession, unless such loan, reservation or limitation of use or property were declared by will or deed in writing proved and recorded as aforesaid.
Page 95 - ... by the testator or by some one in his or her presence and by his or her direction, and attested by two or more credible witnesses.
Page 49 - Ingram acknowledged the same to be her act and deed and declared that she had willingly signed, sealed and delivered the same and that she wished not to retract it.
Page 65 - Every estate in lands which shall hereafter be granted, conveyed or devised to one, although other words heretofore necessary at common law to transfer an estate in fee simple be not added, shall be deemed a fee simple, if a less estate be not limited by express words or do not appear to have been granted, conveyed or devised by construction or operation of law.
Page 43 - Peace, in the city or county in which such Commissioner shall reside, well and faithfully to execute and perform all the duties of such Commissioner, under and by virtue of the laws of...
Page 3 - ... where any loan of goods and chattels shall be pretended to have been made to any person with whom, or those claiming under him, possession shall have remained by the space of five years, without demand made and pursued by due process at law, on the part of the pretended lender...
Page 9 - Know all men by these presents that I, AB, of in the State aforesaid, have granted, bargained, sold, and released, and by these presents do grant, bargain, sell, and release, unto the said CD, all that here describe the premises, together with all and singular the...
Page 1 - ... to charge any person upon any agreement made upon consideration of marriage ; or upon any contract or sale of lands, tenements, or hereditaments, or any interest in or concerning them...
Page 72 - English statute of frauds, so far as to require a conveyance of any " estate of inheritance or freehold, or for a term of more than one year, in lands and tenements...

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