Reports of Cases Heard and Determined by the Lord Chancellor, and the Court of Appeal in Chancery. [1851-1857], Part 70, Volume 7

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W. G. Benning & Company, 1858

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Page 60 - Viet. c. 109, s. 18, it is enacted, that all contracts or agreements, whether by parol or in writing, by way of gaming or wagering, shall be null and void ; and that no suit shall be brought or maintained in any court of law or equity for recovering any sum of money or valuable thing alleged to be won upon any wager, or which shall have been deposited in the hands of any person to abide the event on which any wager shall have been made...
Page 19 - ... it is a very old head of equity that if a representation is made to another person, going to deal in a matter of interest upon the faith of that representation, the former shall make that representation good if he knows it to be false.
Page 344 - ... exchange shall be and enure to, for and upon the same uses, trusts, intents and purposes, and subject to the same conditions, charges and incumbrances, as the lands given on such exchange would have stood limited or been subject to in case such order had not been made...
Page 532 - That from and after the 24th day of June, 1736, no manors, lands, tenements, rents, advowsons, or other hereditaments, corporeal or incorporeal whatsoever ; nor any sum or sums of money, goods, chattels, stocks in the public funds, securities for money, or any other personal estate whatsoever, to be laid out or disposed of in the purchase of any lands, tenements or hereditaments...
Page 600 - attested by two or more credible witnesses, or by her " last will and testament in writing, or any writing in the " nature of or purporting to be her last will and testament, " to be by her signed, sealed, published, and declared, in " the presence of, and attested by the like number of wit...
Page 285 - 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.
Page 351 - Again in the case of a sale of gavelkind lands under a trust to sell and lay out the money in the purchase of lands to be settled to the same uses...
Page 56 - ... during the term of her natural life ; and from and after her decease I give devise and bequeath the same, and every part thereof, unto...
Page 251 - Ellen (if any) who being a son or sons should attain the age of twenty-one years, or being a daughter or daughters should attain that age or be married...
Page 600 - USE of all and every the daughter and daughters of the said (husband,) on the body of the said (wife,) his intended wife, lawfully to be begotten, if more than one, equally to be divided between them, share and share alike, as tenants in common and not as joint tenants...

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