A Digest of the Laws of England Respecting Real Property, Volume 1

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Contents

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TITLE XI
386
Of the Fidei Commissum 12 Jurisdiction of the Chancellors over Uses 14 Introduction of the Writ of Subpæna 386
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Nature of a Use
394
Rules by which Uses were governed
401
Without Words of Limitation
402
Might change by Matter subsequent id
403
Not subject to Dower or Curtesy
404
Not extendible or Assets id
405
CHAP III
409
Of what Estate
413
Estate Tail
414
Estate for Life
417
What may be conveyed to Uses id
418
3º A Use in esse
423
The Statute then transfers the actual Seisin id
424
CHAP IV
429
Uses arising upon the Execution of Powers
431
Conveyances derived from the Statute of Uses
433
Whether the Statute extends to Devises
436
Resulting Uses
438
Uses by Implication
442
No Use results but to the owner of the Estate
443
Nor against the Intent of the Parties id
444
Nor which is inconsistent with the Estate id
445
Nor on a Devise
447
TITLE XII
451
Limitation to Trustees to pay over the Rents
455
Trust for the separate Use of a Woman
456
Trust to sell or to raise Money
457
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461
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476
But not for Felony
483
Not subject to Escheat
493
And to Debts due to private Persons id
494
Where a Legal Estate is a Bar in Ejectment
495
Where a Reconveyance will be presumed
496
CHAP III
499
Terms attendant on the Inheritance
501
How Terms become attendant
502
When a Term is in Gross
506
A Term attendant may become a Term in Gross O
509
A Term attendant is Part of the Inheritance
510
Not forfeited for Felony
511
And also from Dower
515
Must be assigned to a Trustee for the Purchaser
516
A Term will not protect the Heir against Dower
519
Nor the Assignees of a Bankrupt
520
Neither Jointure nor Curtesy barred by a Term id
521
Of the Estate and Duty of Trustees 1 Estate of Trustees
523
Duty of Trustees
524
Their Acts shall not prejudice the Trust O
525
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Page 279 - Tenant at will is, where lands or tenements are let by one man to another, to have and to hold to him at the will of the lessor, by force of which lease the lessee is in possession.
Page 419 - Keller his heirs and assigns. To the only proper use and behoof of the said David H. Keller his heirs and Assigns Forever And the said William H.
Page 462 - That where any conveyance shall be made of any lands or tenements by which a trust or confidence shall or may arise or result by the implication or construction of law, or be transferred or extinguished by an act or operation of law, then and in every such case such trust or confidence shall be of the like force and effect as the same would have been if this statute had not been made; anything hereinbefore contained to the contrary notwithstanding.
Page 461 - June (1677) all declarations or creations of trusts or confidences of any lands, tenements, or hereditaments, shall be manifested and proved by some writing signed by the party who is by law enabled to declare such trust, or by his last will in writing, or else they shall be utterly void and of none effect.
Page 435 - But in the case of a devise to A. and his heirs, to the use of B. for life, remainder to the first and other sons of B. in tail, there is no reason why the seisin of A.
Page 30 - Free services were such as were not unbecoming the character of a soldier or a freeman to perform; as to serve under his lord in the wars, to pay a sum of money, and the like. Base services were such as were fit only for peasants, or persons of a servile rank ; as to plough the lord's land, to make his hedges, to carry out his dung, or other mean employments.
Page 83 - As to the heirs of a man's body, by which only his lineal descendants were admitted, in exclusion of collateral heirs; or to the heirs male of his body, in exclusion both of collaterals, and lineal females also.
Page 377 - Tenants by Copy of Court Roll, according to the Custom of the Manor...
Page 126 - That if no Disposition by Will shall be made of any Estate pur autre vie of a Freehold Nature, the same shall be chargeable in the Hands of the Heir, if it shall come to him by reason of special Occupancy, as Assets by Descent, as in the Case of Freehold Land in...
Page 489 - ... to do, make and deliver execution unto the party in that behalf suing, of all such lands, tenements...

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