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An Elementary Treatise on Estates: With Preliminary Observation of the ...
Richard Preston, Jr Jr
No preview available - 2015
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Page 14 - ... of and in such like estates as they had or shall have in use trust or confidence of or in the same.
Page 14 - ... where any person or persons stand or be seised or at any time hereafter shall happen to be seised, of and in any honours castles manors lands tenements rents services reversions remainders or other hereditaments, to the use confidence or trust of any other person or persons or of any body politic...
Page 125 - First, concerning lands that many times are given upon condition, that is, to wit, where any giveth his land to any man and his wife, and to the heirs begotten of the bodies of the same man and his wife, with such condition expressed that if the same man and his wife die without heir of their bodies between them begotten, the land so given shall revert to the giver or his heir; in case also where one giveth lands in free marriage, which gift hath a condition annexed, though it be not expressed in...
Page 14 - ... by writing, and for the most part made by such persons as be visited with sickness, in their extreme agonies and pains, or at such time as they have...
Page 126 - King, perceiving how necessary and expedient it should be to provide remedy in the aforesaid cases, hath ordained that the will of the giver, according to the form in the deed of gift manifestly expressed, shall be from henceforth observed ; so that they to whom the land was given under such condition shall have no power to alien the...
Page 18 - Davison, upon trust, to support and preserve the contingent uses and estates hereinafter limited from being defeated or destroyed, and for that purpose to make entries and bring actions as occasion...
Page 31 - ... shall extend to the disinheriting of any heir, nor to the prejudice of the right or title of any person or persons other than the right or title of the offender or offenders, during his, her, or their natural lives only; and that it shall be lawful to every person or persons to whom the right or interest of any lands, tenements, or hereditaments, after the death of any such offender or offenders, should or might have appertained, if no such attainder had been, to enter into the same.
Page 192 - M., all the remainder and residue of all the effects, both real and personal, which I shall die possessed of.
Page 14 - In point of fact, and agreeable to natural reason, free from artificial deductions, the husband and wife are distinct and individual persons; and accordingly, when lands are granted to them as tenants in common, thereby treating them without any respect to their social union, they will hold by moieties, as other distinct and individual persons would do.