The Revised Reports: Being a Republication of Such Cases in the English Courts of Common Law and Equity, from the Year 1785, as are Still of Practical Utility. 1785-1866, Volume 54
Frederick Pollock, Robert Campbell, Oliver Augustus Saunders, Arthur Beresford Cane, Joseph Gerald Pease, William Bowstead
Sweet & Maxwell, limited, 1902
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Page 542 - Coke (vo1. 1, 1040,) is, that 'when the ancestor by any gift or conveyance takes an estate of freehold, and in the same gift or conveyance an estate is limited, either mediately or immediately, to his heirs in fee or in tail, that always in such cases 'the heirs' are words of limitation of the estate and not words of purchase.
Page 314 - ... her children who being sons should attain twenty-one or being daughters should attain that age or marry.
Page 513 - ... sealed and delivered in the presence of and attested by two or more credible witnesses...
Page 683 - I have humbly to move your lordship for a rule to show cause why a nonsuit should not be entered, or why the verdict entered for the plaintiff" should not be set aside, and a New Trial had.
Page 847 - That an Action of Trespass, or Trespass on the Case, as the Case may be, may be maintained...
Page 580 - ... rates and taxes, and tithe commutation rent-charge, if any, and deducting therefrom the probable average annual cost of the repairs, insurance, and other expenses, if any, necessary to maintain them in a state to command such rent.
Page 813 - Middlesex, with the appurtenances thereunto respectively belonging — upon trust that they her said trustees, or the survivors or survivor of them, or the heirs, executors, administrators, or assigns of such survivor, should...
Page 847 - ... an action of trespass, or trespass on the case, as the case may be, may be maintained against the executors or administrators of any person deceased, for any wrong committed by him in his lifetime to another, in respect of his property, real or personal, so as such injury shall have been committed within six calendar months before such person's death, and so as such action shall be brought within six calendar months after such executors or administrators shall have taken upon themselves the administration...