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abeyance advowson alienation ancestor ancient annexed appurtenant attainted baroniam barony bishop body brother called castle cattle chace church claim clerk coheirs common appendant common law copyholder Court court of equity created Crown curtesy custom daughters death defendant deputy descended determined dignity doctrine Duke Earl earldom eldest Eliz entailed entitled equity escheat estovers exercised extinguished father fee simple forfeited forfeiture franchise freehold grant Gwill hath heirs male held hold honour House of Lords inheritance Inst John judgement justice King's land lease lessor letters patent lineal Lord Coke Lord Coke says manor ment opinion owner pasture patron peer person petitioner plaintiff possession prescription present profits purchase question reason rector rent charge rent service resolved reversion right of common seised seisin sister statute statute of Merton summoned to parliament tenure thereof tion titheable tithes trust vested void Willoughby writ of summons
第 315 頁 - ... when the party by his own contract creates a duty or charge upon himself he is bound to make it good, if he may, notwithstanding any accident by inevitable necessity, because he might have provided against it by his contract.
第 185 頁 - I have laboured to make a covenant with myself that affection may not press upon judgment ; for I suppose there is no man that hath any apprehension of gentry or nobleness, but his affection stands to the continuance of so noble a name and house, and would take hold of a twig or a twine thread to uphold it.
第 363 頁 - John the elder died. John the younger suffered a common recovery to the use of himself for life, remainder to his wife for life, remainder to the heirs male of their two bodies, remainder to the use of the will of John the elder,
第 185 頁 - I heard a great peer of this realm, and a learned, say, when he lived there was no king in Christendom had such a subject as Oxford.
第 36 頁 - ... directly or indirectly, in his own name, or in the name of any other person or persons...
第 186 頁 - And yet Time hath his revolutions; there must be a period and an end to all temporal things —finis rerum — an end of names. and dignities, and whatsoever is terrene; —and why not of De Vere ?— for where is BOHUN? Where is MOWBRAY? Where is MORTIMER? Nay, which is more, and most of all, where is PLANTAGENET ? They are entombed in the urns and sepulchres of mortality!
第 508 頁 - But as often as parliament had limited the time of actions and remedies to a certain period, in legal proceedings, the Court of Chancery adopted that rule, and applied it to similar cases in equity. For when the legislature had fixed the time at law, it would have been preposterous for equity, which, by its own proper authority, always maintained a limitation, to countenance laches beyond the period that law had been confined to by parliament ; and, therefore, in nil cases where the legal right has...
第 376 頁 - VII. The seventh and last rule or canon is, that in collateral inheritances the male stocks shall be preferred to the female (that is, kindred derived from the blood of the male ancestors, however remote, shall be admitted before those from the blood of the female however near),- — unless where the lands have, in fact, descended from a female.
第 483 頁 - Parliament, or within twenty years next after any other title of entry accrued ; (4) and that no person or persons shall at any time hereafter make any entry into any lands, tenements or hereditaments, but within twenty years next after his or their right or title which shall...