A Treatise on the Pleadings and Practice in Real Actions: With Precedents of Pleadings

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Wells & Lilly, 1828 - 396 pages
 

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Page 65 - It is agreed that British subjects who now hold lands in the territories of the United States, and American citizens who now hold lands in the dominions of His Majesty, shall continue to hold them according to the nature and tenure of their respective estates and titles therein; and may grant, sell or devise the same to whom they please...
Page 114 - Ireland upon bills of indict' ' ment," to wit in the parish of St. Mark, in the county of the city ' of Dublin aforesaid, and this he is ready to verify ; wherefore he ' prays judgment of the said indictment, and that the same may be
Page 101 - ... time whereof the memory of man is not to the contrary, have had and used, and...
Page 25 - And whereupon he saith, that he himself was seised of the tenements aforesaid, with the appurtenances, in his demesne as of fee and right, in time of peace, in the time of the lord the king that now is, by taking the profits thereof to the value, &c.
Page 65 - ... who now hold lands in the territories of the United States, and American citizens who now hold lands in the dominions of His Majesty, shall continue to hold them according to the nature and tenure of their respective estates and titles therein; and may grant, sell, or devise the same to whom they please, in like manner as if they were natives ; and that neither they nor their heirs or assigns shall, so far as may respect the said lands and the legal remedies incident thereto, be regarded as aliens.
Page 260 - ... the minister or ministers of the several protestant churches, of whatever denomination, are and shall be deemed capable of taking in succession any parsonage land or lands, granted to the minister and his successors, or to the use of the ministers...
Page 275 - recovery, but the matter alleged by the party, and upon which the recovery proceeds, which creates the estoppel. The recovery of itself in an action of trespass is only a bar to the future recovery of damages for the same injury ; but the estoppel precludes parties and privies from contending to the contrary of that point, or matter of fact, which having been once distinctly put in issue by them, or...
Page 238 - ... and this he is ready to verify; wherefore he prays judgment if the plaintiff ought further to maintain his action.
Page 188 - ... and this he is ready to verify. Wherefore, he prays judgment, and that the plaintiff be barred from having his action aforesaid against him.
Page 199 - Ormond, who held of the king in chief, was seised in his demesne as of fee on the day of his death ; and to make inquisition touching his lands and heir.

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