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Page 393 - any share or interest therein ; and every word importing the singular number only, shall extend and be applied to several persons or things, as well as one person or thing ; and every word importing the masculine gender only, shall extend and be applied to a female as well as a male. Interpretation
Page 408 - Person" shall extend to a body politic, corporate, or collegiate, as well as an individual : And every word importing the singular number only shall extend and be applied to several persons or things, as well as one person
Page 286 - the persons named in the award, and therein specified as the plaintiffs and defendants in the said suit," pursuant to the method prescribed by an act made in the first year of the reign of King George the Fourth, intituled, " An act for the better securing the monies and effects paid into the. Court
Page 411 - so far only as concerns such person attesting the execution of such will or codicil, or any person claiming under him, be utterly null and void ; and such person shall be admitted as a wit ness to the execution of such will
Page 93 - 30. An act for vesting certain estates situate in the parish of Herne in the county of Kent devised by the will of Edward Reynolds, Esquire, deceased, in trustees for sale, and for laying out the monies to be produced by such sale in the purchase of other estates, to be settled to the same uses.
Page 124 - and the defendant further says, that the plaintiff has not sustained damages (or, in actions of debt, that he is not indebted to the plaintiff,) to a greater amount than the said sum, &c. in respect of the cause of action in the declaration mentioned : and this he is ready to verify.
Page 124 - several counts shall not be allowed unless a distinct subject matter of complaint is intended to be established in respect of each ; nor shall several pleas, or avowries, or cognizances be allowed, unless a distinct ground of answer or defence is intended to be established in respect of each.
Page 285 - been pleased to refer the same to this Committee : It is thereupon ordered by their Lordships, in pursuance of the provisions of the said act, that the said Rules, (which are hereunto annexed) be published three times in the London Gazette : And their Lordships are pleased to order and declare, and it is hereby ordered and declared, that all
Page 119 - or become bankrupt, and have obtained, or shall hereafter obtain, such certificate as aforesaid, unless his estate shall produce, after all charges, sufficient to pay every creditor under the commission 15*. in the pound, such certificate shall only protect his person from arrest or imprisonment ; but his future estate and