The Revised Reports; Being a Republication of Such Cases in the English Courts of Common Law and Equity

The Revised Reports; Being a Republication of Such Cases in the English Courts of Common Law and Equity : From the Year 1785, as Are Still of Practical Utility Volume 65

By (author) 

List price: US$20.76

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

Description

This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1904 edition. Excerpt: ...for the township of Mobberley, in the northern division of the county of Chester, in respect of certain freehold land called Holt's Farm. The facts were as follow: Robert Halstead Hargreaves, the father of the two claimants, The whole object of the statute is, in fact, to ALExAnns: u being seised in fee of a messuage and farm at Mobberley, in the northern division of the county of Chester, and also of certain hereditaments in the southern division of the county of Lancaster, in December, 1844, proposed to the two claimants to execute a deed of gift in their favour of suflicient property in both those counties to entitle them to be registered as voters; and accordingly a deed was executed on the 30th of January, 1845, by which the said B. H. Hargreaves, in consideration of natural love and aflection, conveyed to the two claimants, and their assigns, for the life of the grantor, two closes of land, part of Holt's Farm, in Mobberley aforesaid, and a like estate in the said hereditaments in South Lancashire. The deed was prepared by the solicitor of R. H. Hargreaves, the grantor, and was received by one of the claimants from such solicitor a few days before it was produced at the Court aforesaid. Before the execution of the conveyance, the claimants had, by the permission of the grantor, depastured their horses on the said closes in Mobberley, and had continued to do so subsequently to the date of the deed; and the grantor had also continued to depasture his cattle thereon since the date of the conveyance, and had never paid, or agreed to pay, rent to his sons for the closes. The yearly value of the closes in Mobberley was 36l. The conveyance was made by the grantor to the two claimants principally for the purpose of entitling them...
show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 370 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 20mm | 658g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236878094
  • 9781236878090