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                                        INDEX TO THE LAND LAWS.












    His real and personal estate settled upon the Mayor, 
Recorder, &c. of the city of St. Mary's to the maintenance
of the protestant ministry among the inhabitants
of St. George's, and Poplar Hill Hundred, &c.


    An act for her relief and her children,


    See Conveyances,

    All compliance with him in opposition to his Lordship's
right and dominion over this Province, prohibited,



    See Land Laws,

    All sales, gifts or grants, made by persons
that right had to sell, &c. made by writing
only, with or without seal, shall be good and
available in law to bar the heirs or executors
of such vendors, &c.

    All such sales, &c. where writing lost or
worn out, where the sale, &c. can be proved
by witnesses, to be good in law, &c.

    All deeds or conveyances to be made by writing
indented and sealed, and to be acknowledged
and enrolled, acknowledgments, to be
made in the provincial court, &c. and to be
enrolled in the provincial court, or in the county
court where the land doth lie, the enrolment
to be made within 12 months after the date of
the writing, &c.
    Compensation to clerks for enrolling, &c.
    The clerk to enrol the deeds, &c. in a book, to note
the day of enrolment, and also to mark on the back
of every deed the day and year of such enrollment, &c.
    Where the grantor, &c. out of the province, 
but in any part of his Majesty's dominions, how
to be acknowledged,

    Property to pass from the date of the enrolment
and not from the day of the date, &c.

    Grants to be construed most favourably for the grantees,
&c. although the same shall not be drawn strictly
formal, &c.
    Feme covert to be examined out of the hearing
of her husband before taking her acknowledgment,
certificate of her examination and acknowledgment
to be made by the person examining, &c.
certificate to be recorded, &c.
    Alienation fines to be paid before enrolment,
    For nonpayment of alienation fine no advantage to
be taken since the revolution, but that the payment of
the same, and receipt taken and recorded, shall be as
good as if the same had been paid at the time of 
acknowledgment and enrolment,

        Session  Ch.  S.

            1676    20

            1671    10

            1672    22

            1674    12

            1650      4

            1674     12

            1671     29

April    1671       6  2
June     1692     13  1
Sept.    1694     11
             1704     24  1

April    1671       6  3
June    1692      13  2
Sept.    1694      11
             1704     24  3

June    1674       2   2
            1692     30   2
            1699     42   2
Sept.   1704     24   3


June    1674       2   3
            1692      30  3
            1699      42  3

June    1674        2  4
             1692      30  4
             1699      42  5
Sept.    1704      24  9


June    1674        2  5
            1692       30  5
            1699       42  6
Sept.   1704       24  9

June    1674        2  6

            1692      30  6

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