Reports of Cases Heard and Determined by the Lord Chancellor, and the Court of Appeal in Chancery. [1851-1857], Part 70, Volume 2

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W. G. Benning & Company, 1853 - Equity

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Page 742 - ... by law, or by consent of parties, authority to hear, receive, and examine evidence...
Page 456 - That the words and expressions hereinafter mentioned, which in their ordinary signification have a more confined or a different meaning, shall in this Act, except where the nature of the provision or the context of the Act shall exclude such construction, be interpreted as follows; (that is to say), the word "will...
Page 495 - ... mere at the time of the death of such grantor, devisor, or testator, or during the minority or respective minorities only of any person or persons who, under the uses or trusts of the deed, surrender, will, or other assurances, directing such accumulations, would, for the time being, if of full age, be entitled unto the rents, issues and profits, or the interest, dividends, or annual produce, so directed to be accumulated...
Page 466 - December 1833, no person shall make an entry or distress, or bring an action to recover any land or rent, but within twenty years next after the time at which the right to make such entry or distress, or bring such action, shall have first accrued...
Page 345 - Majesty's subjects, shall after registry thereof be sold to any other or others of her Majesty's subjects, the same shall be transferred by bill of sale or other instrument in 1852. writing, containing a recital of the certificate of registry of such ship or vessel, or the principal contents thereof, otherwise such transfer shall not be valid or effectual for * any purpose whatever, either in law or in equity.
Page 492 - II.—Provided always, and be it enacted, that nothing in this Act contained shall extend to any provision for payment of debts of any -grantor, settlor, or devisor, or other person or persons, or to any provision for raising portions for any child or children of any grantor, settlor, or devisor, or any child or children of any person taking any interest under any such conveyance, settlement, or devise...
Page 186 - to the use of the first son of the body of the said John H. Harrison on the body of the said Sarah T. Fiske to be begotten and the heirs male of the body of such first son lawfully issuing, and in default of such issue...
Page 366 - Act liable to, in respect of such freehold estates, at the suit of creditors by specialty in which the heirs were bound : Provided, always, that in the administration of assets by Courts of equity under and by virtue of this Act, all creditors by specialty in which the heirs are bound, shall be paid the full amount of the debts due to them before any of the creditors by simple contract or by specialty in which the heirs are not bound, shall be paid any part of their demands.
Page 609 - This case has been argued before us by counsel. We have considered it, and are of opinion that the limitation to Philippa Long is good in the events that have happened.
Page 242 - That all bankers, brokers, and persons using the trade or profession of a scrivener, receiving other men's monies or estates into their trust or custody...

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