heirs by blood


heirs by blood
Words of limitation sufficient to confer a fee simple title when used in a deed. 23 Am J2d Deeds § 215. As words of purchase, persons whose relationship is by consanguinity.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • blood — The sustenance of life that flows through the body of a person and of many animals; the relationship between persons derived from having the blood of a common ancestor. See consanguinity; corruption of blood; full blood; half blood; heirs by… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • blood heirs — See heirs by blood …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • blood — I noun affinity, agnation, ancestry, breed, brethren, brood, children, clan, cognation, common ancestry, consanguinity, derivation, descent, ethnic group, extraction, family connection, family relationship, family tie, family tree, filiation,… …   Law dictionary

  • heirs — /erz/ At common law, the person appointed by law to succeed to the estate in case of intestacy. One who inherits property, whether real or personal. A person who succeeds, by the rules of law, to an estate in lands, tenements, or hereditaments,… …   Black's law dictionary

  • heirs — /erz/ At common law, the person appointed by law to succeed to the estate in case of intestacy. One who inherits property, whether real or personal. A person who succeeds, by the rules of law, to an estate in lands, tenements, or hereditaments,… …   Black's law dictionary

  • blood relations — Kindred; consanguinity; family relationship; relation by descent from a common blood ancestor. A person may be said to be of the blood of another who has any, however small a portion, of the blood derived from a common ancestor, thus including… …   Black's law dictionary

  • blood relations — Kindred; consanguinity; family relationship; relation by descent from a common blood ancestor. A person may be said to be of the blood of another who has any, however small a portion, of the blood derived from a common ancestor, thus including… …   Black's law dictionary

  • List of heirs of Scotland — details those people who have been either heir apparent or heir presumptive to the Kingdom of Scotland, according to the rules of cognatic primogeniture, except at times when other forms of inheritance were specified, for example from 1371 to… …   Wikipedia

  • corruption of blood — corruption of blood: the effect of an attainder which bars a person from inheriting, retaining, or transmitting any estate, rank, or title no attainder of treason shall work corruption of blood U.S. Constitution art. III Merriam Webster’s… …   Law dictionary

  • half blood — Broadly defined, relatives by blood but having only one common ancestor. The relationship between children who have but one of their parents in common. Butler v King, 10 Tenn (2 Yerg) 115, 118. In a number of cases wherein the language of the… …   Ballentine's law dictionary


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