The Laws Relating to the Poor, Volume 2

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Page 161 - ... at the least, for the term of one whole year ; nor unless such house or building shall be held, and such land occupied, and the rent for the same actually paid, for the term of one whole year at the least, by the person hiring the same...
Page 582 - Majesty that it may be enacted, and be it enacted . . . that whereas by reason of some defects in the law poor people are not restrained from going from one parish to another, and therefore do endeavour to settle themselves in those parishes where there is the best stock, the largest commons or wastes to build cottages, and the most woods for them to burn and destroy...
Page 165 - HOLMES delivered the opinion of the court. The question in this case is whether the following instrument is entitled to probate: "Washington, DC Aug. 31
Page 590 - ... such house or building, or land, shall be occupied under such yearly hiring, and the rent for the same, to the amount of 101., actually paid, for the term of one whole year at the least...
Page 10 - Leicester, the sessions confirmed the order, subject to the opinion of this Court, on the following case: The pauper...
Page 115 - ... of the division where any person or persons that are likely to be chargeable to the parish shall come to inhabit, by their warrant to remove and convey such person or persons to such parish where he or they were last legally...
Page 386 - The Sessions on appeal confirmed the order, subject to the opinion of this Court...
Page 421 - Surrey, the sessions quashed the order, subject to the opinion of this court upon the following case...
Page 60 - Judge, and it was agreed that a verdict should be entered for the plaintiff with...
Page 538 - ... poor people are not restrained from going from one parish to another, and therefore do endeavour to settle themselves in those parishes where there is the best stock, the largest commons or wastes to build cottages, and the most woods for them to burn and destroy, and when they have consumed it then to another parish, and at last become rogues and vagabonds, to the great discouragement of parishes to provide stocks where it is liable to be devoured by strangers...

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