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Cornish's Treatise on Purchase Deeds, of Freehold Estates, and Incidentally ...
William Floyer Cornish
No preview available - 2016
acknowledge administrators aforesaid agreed annuity apply appointment appurtenances assigns assurance authority bargain and sale bearing date cestui charge claiming common consideration considered contained continuance contract convey conveyance corporation court covenant created death debts deed described determination devise direction doth hereby dower effect entered entitled equity evidence execution executors existence express freehold further give given grant heirs hereditaments hereinafter hold husband indenture intention interest lands latter lease and release legal estate limitation manner means memorial ment mentioned mode mortgagee nature necessary notice observe operation original paid parcels particular party pass payment person possession practice PRECEDENT premises presents principle purchaser reason receipt recital reference relating remainder rent respect reversion seised seisin simple statute surrender tenant in tail term therein thereof tion transfer trustee unless usual vendor vested Vict WHEREAS wife WITNESS
Page 100 - That no will shall be valid unless it shall be in writing and executed in manner hereinafter mentioned ; (that is to say), it shall be signed at the foot or end thereof by the testator, or by some other person in his presence and by his direction ; and such signature shall be made or acknowledged by the testator in the presence of two or more witnesses present at the same time, and such witnesses shall attest and shall subscribe the will in the presence of the testator, but no form of attestation...
Page 134 - ... a bequest of the personal estate of the testator, or any bequest of personal property described in a general manner, shall be construed to include any personal estate, or any personal estate to which such description shall extend (as the case may be), which he may have power to appoint in any manner he may think proper, and shall operate as an execution of such power, unless a contrary intention shall appear by the will.
Page 207 - Act, or any Part thereof, as he would be entitled to in case the Person against whom such Judgment shall have been so entered up had Power to charge the same Hereditaments, and had by Writing under his Hand agreed to charge the same with the Amount of such judgment Debt and Interest thereon...
Page 36 - And be it further enacted, that no conveyance or other act made or done subsequently to the execution of a will of or relating to any real or personal estate therein comprised, except an act by which such will shall be revoked as aforesaid, shall prevent the operation of the will with respect to such estate or interest in such real or personal estate as the testator shall have power to dispose of by will at the time of his death.
Page 123 - ... and money subject to be invested in the purchase of lands, and also to dispose of, release, surrender, or extinguish any estate which she alone, or she and her husband in her right may have...
Page 54 - That no appointment made by will, in exercise of any power, shall be valid, unless the same be executed in manner hereinbefore required ; and every will executed in manner hereinbefore required shall, so far as respects the execution and attestation thereof, be a valid execution of a power of appointment by will, notwithstanding it shall have been expressly required that a will made in exercise of such power -hould be executed with some additional or other form of execution or solemnity.
Page 3 - ... to uses shall be deemed to be in him or them that have the use, in such quality, manner, form and condition, as they had before in the use.
Page 206 - ... reversion, remainder or expectancy, or over which such person shall at the time of entering up such judgment, or at any time afterwards, have any disposing power which he might, without the assent of any other person, exercise for his own...
Page 144 - Act, when any person shall die seised of or entitled to any estate or interest in lands...
Page 100 - And be it further enacted, that every will shall be construed, with reference to the real estate and personal estate comprised in it, to speak and take effect as if it had been executed immediately before the death of the testator, unless a contrary intention shall appear by the will.