heirs of her body begotten


heirs of her body begotten
A technical term but sometimes construed as words of purchase. 28 Am J2d Est § 118. Technical words used in creating an estate in fee tail, being construed as words of limitation except as the entire context discloses an intention of the testator to use them as words of purchase. 28 Am J2d Est § 49.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Line of succession to the Tongan throne — The order of succession to the throne of Tonga is laid down in the 1875 constitution of the south Pacific island nation. This constitution specifies that the succession is confined to the descendants of King Siaosi Tāufaokinaāhau Tupou I, through …   Wikipedia

  • Line of succession to the Hawaiian throne — The monarchy of Hawaii was abolished in 1893 when Queen Liluokalani was desposed by a group of American businessmen. Two years later a rebellion occurred, forcing Liliuokalani to abdicate the throne. The current pretender is open to debate. Prior …   Wikipedia

  • Duke of Marlborough (title) — This article is about the peerage. For the military commander, see John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough. Dukedom of Marlborough Creation date 1702 Created by …   Wikipedia

  • Duke of Marlborough — The Dukedom of Marlborough (named after Marlborough, pronEng|ˈmɔrlbrə Maul bruh ), is a hereditary title of British nobility in the Peerage of England. The first holder of the title was John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough (1650 ndash;1722),… …   Wikipedia

  • tenant — In the broadest sense, one who holds or possesses lands or tenements by any kind of right or title, whether in fee, for life, for years, at will, or otherwise. In a more restricted sense, one who holds lands of another; one who has the temporary… …   Black's law dictionary

  • Earl of Dysart — Earldom of Dysart Creation date 3 August 1643 Created by Charles I of Scotland Peerage Peerage of Scotland First holder William Murray Present holder John Peter Grant of Rothiemurchus, 13th Earl Heir apparent James Patrick Gr …   Wikipedia

  • Earl of Pembroke — This article is about a title in the Peerage of England; for the tall ship of this name, see Earl of Pembroke (tall ship); for the collier ship of this name, see HMS Bark Endeavour. Earl of Pembroke …   Wikipedia

  • Marquess of Bute — For the Prime Minister, see John Stuart, 3rd Earl of Bute. Marquessate of Bute Creation date 27 February 1796 Created by King George III Peerage Peer …   Wikipedia

  • Middle Eastern religion — Introduction       any of the religious beliefs, attitudes, and practices developed in the ancient Middle East (extending geographically from Iran to Egypt and from Anatolia and the Aegean Sea to the Arabian Peninsula and temporally from about… …   Universalium

  • Louise, Princess Royal and Duchess of Fife — Infobox British Royalty|royal name =Princess Louise title =Princess Royal, Duchess of Fife imgw =258 spouse =Alexander, Duke of Fife issue =Alastair, Marquess of Macduff Alexandra, Duchess of Fife Princess Maud of Fife full name =Louise Victoria… …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.