Greenwood v Percy: 10 Mar 1859

A testator devised freeholds to two and their heirs as tenants in common, and in case either should die without lawful issue surviviog her, then he devised her part ‘ unto the survivor.’ Held, that ‘survivor’ was to he read in its ordinary sense, and not
in the sense of ‘other.’
A partition decreed without a commission, in a case in which infarns were interested, upon satisfactory evidence of the value.


[1859] EngR 402, (1859) 26 Beav 572, (1859) 53 ER 1019




Updated: 18 May 2022; Ref: scu.287754