A Little Legalese
habendum clause (həb-ben-dəm) 1. The part of an instrument, such as a deed or will, that defines the extent of the interest being granted and any conditions affecting the grant ◘ The introductory words to the clause are ordinarily _to have and to hold_ — also termed _to have and to hold clause_.— Bryan A. Garner, editor, Black’s Law Dictionary, 8th edition, (St. Paul, Minn.: Thomson/West, 2004), 728.
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- May 20, 2013
- Using Deeds In Your Genealogical Research: Location Isn’t EverythingStarts: 6:30 pmEnds: 7:30 pmLocation: Greater Cleveland Genealogical Society, Fairview Park Library,
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<div class=\"postavatar\"></div> So I have this sticky, muddy, mess of a family in 1780′s, Appoquinimink Hundred, New Castle, DE. right? Obviously in the 1780′s they didn’t see all the PSA’s about making sure your family is protected in the event … Continue reading