John Murray of Conheath v James Murray His Younger Brother, Trustee for Elizabeth Maxwell Their Mother: HL 28 Jul 1715

Fiar – The proprietor of an estate, burdened with apprisings, dying, leaves two lifters, whose husbands enter into a submission for themselves, and as taking burden upon them for their wives, with a person who had or appeared to have right to some of these apprisings; by the decreet arbitral, they are decreed to be conveyed to the husbands and their wives, the husbands paying the price; the wives were fiars of these apprisings, and not the husbands

[1715] UKHL Robertson – 144, (1715) Robertson 144

Land, Wills and Probate

Updated: 04 January 2022; Ref: scu.553486