California probate law and practice: Being a compilation of all the statutes of this state, relating to probate courts, the organization and jurisdiction thereof, and proceedings therein, the estates of deceased persons, executors, administrators, guardians and wills. With notes of judicial decisions, and an appendix of forms

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Sterett & Butler, 1858 - Probate law and practice - 166 pages
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Page 150 - It shall be lawful for any married woman, by herself, and in her name, or in the name of any third person, with his assent, as her trustee, to cause to be insured, for her sole use, the life of her husband...
Page 117 - The degrees of kindred shall be computed according to the rule of the civil law; and kindred of the half blood shall inherit equally with those of the whole blood, in the same degree, unless the inheritance came to the intestate by descent, devise or gift of some one of his ancestors, in which case all those who are not of the blood of such ancestor shall be excluded from such inheritance.
Page cv - ... notice to be given to the supposed insane or incompetent person, of the time and place of hearing the case, not less than five days before the time so appointed, and such person, if able to attend, must be produced before him on the hearing.
Page 102 - ... it shall be sold under the order of the court, and the proceeds after deducting the expenses of the sale, allowed by the court, must be paid into the county treasury.
Page 54 - ... but shall be construed only as a specific bequest of such debt or demand; and the amount thereof shall be included in the inventory, and shall, if necessary, be applied in the payment of his debts.
Page xlii - ... he has read the foregoing petition and knows the contents thereof; that the same is true of his own knowledge, except as to matters therein stated to be alleged upon information and belief, and that as to those matters he believes it to be true.
Page 64 - ... the holder must bring suit in the proper court against the executor or administrator within three months after the date of service of such notice if the claim be then due or within two months after it becomes due, otherwise the claim shall be forever barred.
Page 118 - If any child, or other lineal descendant, so advanced shall die before the intestate, leaving issue, the advancement shall be taken into consideration, in the division and distribution of the estate, and the amount thereof shall be allowed accordingly, by the representatives of the heirs so advanced, in like manner as if the advancement had been made directly to them.
Page 146 - A charge or incumbrance upon any real or personal estate, for the purpose of securing the payment of money, or the performance of any covenant...
Page 83 - All real estate so recovered must be sold for the payment of debts, in the same manner as if the decedent had died seized thereof, upon obtaining...

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