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afterwards age of 21 attested begotten body clause codicil construction construed contingent remainders conveyance copyhold Court of Chancery Court of K. B. Court of King's cross remainders daughter death decease declared decreed deed default descend devised lands devisor died without issue dispose eldest equity estate in fee estate tail executed executory devise failure of issue fee simple freehold give heir at law heirs male held hereditaments House of Lords implication inheritance intention issue male joint tenants Judges King's Bench lease leasehold lives Lord Ch Lord Hardwicke Lord Mansfield mainder manor marriage messuages opinion pass payment person devised personal estate plaintiff premises question real estate rents reversion revocation revoked rule in Shelley's rule of law seised sons statute of frauds surrender tail male take effect tenants in common tenements term testator's three witnesses tion took an estate trust vest vise void wife word heirs words of limitation
Page 321 - ... preferred, and to take before, the younger of such sons, and the heirs male of his and their body and...
Page 64 - ... such devise, legacy, estate, gift or appointment shall, so far only as concerns such person attesting the execution of such will, or the wife or husband of such person, or any person claiming under such person or wife or husband be utterly null and void...
Page 77 - ... by some other will or codicil in writing, or other writing declaring the same, or by burning, cancelling, tearing, or obliterating the same, by the testator himself, or in his presence, and by his directions and consent ; but all devises and bequests of lands and tenements shall remain and continue in force until the same be burnt, cancelled, torn, or obliterated, by the testator, or by his directions, in manner aforesaid, or unless the same be altered by some other will or codicil in writing,...
Page 311 - Bart.,) their heirs and assigns, to the uses after mentioned ; (that is to say,) to the use of the said testator's son, the said plaintiff, James Houghton Langston, for and during the term of his natural life...
Page 232 - Jacob to have and to hold to him and his heirs for ever. Item I give to my Son...
Page 316 - To THE USE of the said (settler) for and during the term of his natural life, without impeachment of waste, and from and after his decease TO THE USE of the said...
Page 503 - 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 110 - ... remainder to the use of the first and other sons of the marriage in tail male ; remainder to the first and other sons of...
Page 337 - W. by deed or will should appoint ; " and, for want of such appointment, to the heirs of the body of " W., share and share alike, as tenants in common ; and if but one " child, the whole to such only child ; and, for want of such issue, " to the heirs of the testator.