New Reports of Cases Argued and Determined, in the Court of Common Pleas, and Other Courts, from Easter Term, 44 Geo. III. 1804 [to Trinity Term, 47 Geo. III. 1807], Both Inclusive: With Tables of the Cases and Principal Matters, Volume 1
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
action affidavit aforesaid afterwards agreement alleged annuity appears apply assigns assumpsit attorney bail barratry Berbice Best Serjt bill bond Bothell cargo charter-party cited Clutton collectors contract copyhold count Court Court of Chancery covenant creditors debt decease declaration deed Defendant Defendant's delivered demise detinue devise duke evidence executors fendant freehold freight give given Greenwich hospital hamlet heir at law held indenture intention issue James Mansfield Ch John Martindale Joshua Rose Judges judgment jury lands lease liable lives London Lord Madeira Madeira wine ment nonsuit opinion paid party payment penalty persons Plaintiff plea plead possession premises proved purchase question remainder rent replevin respect Robert Mackreth Rule discharged seised shewed cause ship Sir James Mansfield Sir Robert stamp statute statute of frauds survivor tenant term testator testator's Thellusson thereof Thomas Thomas Coutts tiff tion trial trust verdict voyage wages wife Woodford words writ of error
Page 159 - Doe and his assigns, from the day of in the year aforesaid, for and during and unto the full end and term of years from thence next ensuing, and fully to be complete and ended.
Page 254 - ... shall be allowed to be good, except the buyer shall accept part of the goods so sold and actually receive the same, or give something in earnest to bind the bargain, or in part...
Page 237 - A rule having been obtained calling on the plaintiff to shew cause why the verdict should not be set aside, and a new trial had...
Page 386 - Case; who says, that the devise of a farm may be for twenty lives, one after another, if all be in existence at once. By this expression he must be understood to mean any number of lives, the extinction of which could be proved without difficulty. When this subject of executory trusts came to be examined by the great powers of Lord Nottingham as to the time, within which the contingency must happen, he thus expresses himself : "If a term be devised, or the trust of a term limited, to one for life...
Page 390 - Princess; and for default of such issue to the Princess Anne of Denmark, and the heirs of her body ; and for default of such issue to the heirs of the body of the said Prince of Orange.
Page 390 - I go upon is, that the plaintiff was en ventre sa mere at the time of her brother's death, and consequently a person in rerum natura: so that by the rules of the common and civil law she was, to all intents and purposes, a child, as much as if born in the father's lifetime.
Page 181 - ... if the court should be of opinion that the plaintiff was entitled to recover.
Page 324 - Michael, and for the better preferment and advancement, covenanted to stand seised of the premises conveyed, to the use of himself for life, and, after his decease, to the use of his...