Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of Chancery: From the Year 1789 to 1817, Volume 4; Volume 25

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S. Sweet and Stevens and Sons, 1827

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Page 362 - Defendants, yet on a bill filed in equity, it was referred to the Master to take an account of what was due to the Plaintiffs, and an issue at law was refused by the Chancellor, who thought the question too clear to be disputed.
Page 316 - It is an established rule that an executory devise is good if it must necessarily happen within a life or lives in being, and twenty-one years, and the fraction of another year, allowing for the time of gestation.
Page 143 - ... equally to be divided between them, share and share alike...
Page 54 - ... or the survivor of them, or the executors or administrators of such survivor, shall think fit...
Page 625 - Plaintiff; which was, to the use of such person or persons, and for such estate or estates...
Page 494 - ... wife for her life; and after the death of the survivor of them...
Page 580 - ... during his life, and after the decease of the survivor in trust for the children of the marriage, and in case there should be no children, then for the survivor, his or her executors, &c.
Page 434 - Graves, for life ; remainder to his first and other sons in tail male ; remainder to the first and other sons of the testator's daughter, Anna Maria Hearle, in tail male ; remainder to his own right heirs.

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