Plain directions for making wills in conformity with the law. To which is added, a clear exposition of the law in the case of intestacy

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Page 20 - ... some writing declaring an intention to revoke the same, and executed in the manner in which a will is hereinbefore required to bo executed, or by the burning, tearing, or otherwise destroying the same by the testator, or by some person in his presence and by his direction, with the intention of revoking the same.
Page 39 - Bequest shall not lapse, but shall take effect as if the Death of such Person had happened immediately after the Death of the Testator, unless a contrary Intention shall appear by the Will.
Page 16 - That no will shall be valid unless it shall be in writing and executed in manner herein-after mentioned ; (that is to say,) it shall be signed at the foot or end thereof by the testator, or by some other person in his presence and by his direction...
Page 28 - Will, or otherwise described in a general manner, shall be construed to include any real estate, or any real estate to which such description shall extend (as the case may be) which he may have power to appoint in any manner he may think proper,' and shall operate as an execution of such power, unless a contrary intention shall appear by the Will...
Page 90 - Signed, sealed, published, and declared, by the said Thomas Coutts, the testator, as and for his last will and testament, in the presence of us, who, in his presence, at his request, and in the presence of each other, have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses, WLLIAM LOXAM FARRER.
Page 28 - ... manner, shall be construed to include any real estate, or any real estate to which such description shall extend (as the case may be), which he may have power to appoint in any manner he may think proper, and shall operate as an execution of such power, unless a contrary intention shall appear by the will ; and in like manner a bequest of the personal estate of the testator...
Page 85 - ... [Provided always that if any child of mine shall die hi my lifetime leaving a child or children who shall survive me, and, being a son or sons, shall attain the age of twenty-one years, or being a daughter or daughters, shall attain that age or marry...
Page 18 - Estates to take effect after or in defeasance of his Estate Tail, and any Person shall by virtue of such Assurance, at the Time of the Execution thereof, or at any Time afterwards, be in possession...

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