To him therefore the succession to the Norland estate
was not so really important as to his sisters; for their fortune, independent of what might arise to them from their father's inheriting that property, could be but small.
"Upon the ground," said the Attorney, "that after paying all fees and expenses of litigation and all charges against the estate
there will still be something left."
The Bracieux estate
was a few leagues from Villars-Cotterets.
Well, the first Caswall in our immediate record is an Edgar, head of the family and owner of the estate
, who came into his kingdom just about the time that George III.
Bennet was beyond the reach of reason, and she continued to rail bitterly against the cruelty of settling and estate
away from a family of five daughters, in favour of a man whom nobody cared anything about.
He was a young fellow once, coming into the estate
and making his plans.
I that was a great fortune, and passed for such, was above being asked how much my estate
was; and my false friend taking it upon a foolish hearsay, had raised it from #500 to
"If no other provisions have been inserted in the document -- or if, being inserted, those other provisions should be discovered to have failed also -- I believe it to be impossible (especially if evidence can be found that the admiral himself considered the Trust binding on him) for the executors to deal with your husband's fortune as legally forming part of Admiral Bartram's estate
. The legacy is expressly declared to have been left to him, on the understanding that he applies it to certain stated objects -- and those objects have failed.
The death of Marmaduke’s father, and the consequent division of his small estate
, rendered such an offer extremely acceptable to the young Pennsylvanian; he felt his own powers, and saw, not only the excellences, but the foibles in the character of his friend.
The first remedy or prevention is to remove, by all means possible, that material cause of sedition whereof we spake; which is, want and poverty in the estate
. To which purpose serveth the opening, and well-balancing of trade; the cherishing of manufactures; the banishing of idleness; the repressing of waste, and excess, by sumptuary laws; the improvement and husbanding of the soil; the regulating of prices of things vendible; the moderating of taxes and tributes; and the like.
what the devil would the lady have better than such a handsome man with a great estate
? I suppose she is one of your quality folks, one of your Townly ladies that we saw last night in the puppet-show, who don't know what they would be at."
Fairlie, the elder) the entailed succession to the Limmeridge estate