Reports of Cases Determined in the Court of Chancery, and in the Prerogative Court, And, on Appeal, in the Court of Errors and Appeals, of the State of New-Jersey. [1845-1853]

Front Cover
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Selected pages

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 336 - Together with all and singular the hereditaments and appurtenances thereunto belonging or in any wise appertaining, and the reversion and reversions, remainder and remainders, rents, issues, and profits thereof ; and all the estate, right, title, interest, claim. and demand whatsoever of the said parties of the first part, either in law or equity, of.
Page 641 - We may lay it down as an incontrovertible rule that, where an estate Is given to a person generally or Indefinitely with a power of disposition, It carries a fee, and the only exception to the rule is where the testator gives to the first taker an estate for life only by certain and express words, and annexes to It a power of disposal. In that particular and special case the devisee for life will not take an estate In fee...
Page 254 - That the directors for the time being, or a major part of them, shall have power to make and prescribe such by-laws, rules, and regulations as to them shall appear needful and proper, touching the management and disposition of the stock, property, estate, and effects of the said corporation...
Page 278 - ... all the right, title and interest of the defendant in and to the property so seized and sold...
Page 232 - America, to be paid to the said or his certain attorney, executors, administrators, or assigns: to which payment well and truly to be made, I bind myself, my heirs, executors, and administrators, firmly by these presents.
Page 275 - The books are not entirely agreed on this subject ; and from the view I have taken of the case, it is not necessary to discuss the question.
Page 169 - Macclesfield, in the very case in which the language (145) already cited, 2 is attributed to him, is reported to have said, that if the party releasing is ignorant of his right to the estate, or if his right is concealed from him by the person to whom the release is made, there would be good reasons for setting aside the release.
Page 286 - Account hereinbefore mentioned, accompanied with proper vouchers in support of the same, and all books, papers, and writings in their custody or power relating thereto ; and any person interested in the said...
Page 569 - Item, I give and bequeath all the rest and residue of my estate in the State of New York and New Jersey, or wherever else situate...
Page 514 - The Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America," a Corporation existing under the laws of the State of New York, for the uses of said Society.

Bibliographic information