Acts of the state of tennessee passed by the general assembly

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Page 191 - legacy shall not lapse, but shall take effect as if the death of such person had happened immediately after the death of the testator, and the real estate devised in such case, shall be vested in the issue of such deceased devisee, in the same manner
Page 182 - and they are hereby made capable, in law, of suing and being sued, pleading and being impleaded, answering and being answered unto in all courts and places whatsoever, and to make and use a common 'seal, and the same to alter and renew at pleasure, and they and their successors and assigns, in their corporate name, shall be, and
Page 197 - the said trustees and their successors, by the name aforesaid, may sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded in any court of law or equity in this State or elsewhere. SEC. 2.
Page 183 - of said company as may by them be deemed necessary and convenient: Provided, the same be not repugnant to the constitution and laws of this State, or of the United States, and the
Page 183 - stockholders, one of whom shall be President, and they shall hold their offices for one year, and until others are elected in their places, and the stockholders may vote either in person or by proxy, and shall be entitled to one vote on each share of the capital stock, they may severally hold in said company, and
Page 109 - places whatsoever, and may have a common seal', and may change and alter -the same at their pleasure, and also shall be able in law to take by purchase, gift,
Page 91 - under the Act of Congress entitled "An act to appropriate the proceeds of the sales of the public lands, and to grant pre-emption rights,
Page 190 - That where any person shall die seized of any lands, tenements or hereditaments, or any right thereto, or entitled to any interest therein, not having legally disposed of the same by last will or testament, and having no issue, or brothers or sisters, or issue of brothers or sisters, his or her estate shall descend in equal
Page 182 - and their associates and successors shall be, and they are hereby incorporated and made a body politic and corporate, in fact and in name by the name of the
Page 109 - in law to sue, and to- be sued, implead and be impleaded, answer and be answered unto, defend and be defended in all

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