- Pater aut mater defuncti, filio non filiae haereditatem refinquent . . . . Qui defunctus non filios sed filias relinquerit, ad eas omnis haereditas pertineat
- A father or mother having died leave their inheritance to their son, not to their daughter .... Whoever dying shall leave no sons, but daughters, to them the whole inheritance shall belong. See 2 Bl Comm 213.
Ballentine's law dictionary. Anderson, W.S.. 1998.