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Title (1851) Acts Resolutions and Memorials Passed by the First Annual and Special Sessions of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, 1851
Subject Law; Legislation--Utah
Description (1851) Session law from the first legislature of the Utah territory. Organizes government, reenacts laws of Deseret
Publisher By authority of the Legislative Assembly, Great Salt Lake City
Date 1852
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Digital image copyright 2005, S.J. Quinney College of Law. All rights reserved.
Holding Institution S.J. Quinney College of Law, The University of Utah, South 1400 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0730.
Source Physical Dimensions 15 cm x 23.5cm
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor; Jan Robertson
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Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2012-06-05
ID 716954
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60v8dhv

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Title Estates_page 71
Description 71 ing of it for ever after, unless the said claim is in litigation, or unless unavoidable circumstances entitle the claimant to equitable relief. Sec. 22. If there are not likely to be sufficient meansoividend for in all, to pay off the whole of the debts of any one class,*J^y™eBt of the court shall, from time to time, strike a dividend of the°r means on hand among the creditors of that class, and the executor shall pay the several amounts accordingly. Sec. 23. The personal estate of the deceased, not ne-Distribution of ,eessary for the payment of debts nor otherwise disposedshares* of as herein provided, shall be distributed to the same persons and in the same proportions as though it were real estate. The distribution shares shall be paid over as fast as the executor can properly do so. The property itself shall be distributed in kind, whenever that can be done satisfactorily and equitably; in other cases the court may direct the property to be sold, and the proceeds to be distributed. When the circumstances of the family require it, the court in addition to what is herein before set apart for their use, may direct a partial distribution of the money or effects on hand at any time after filing the inventory, he being satisfied that said amount, so distribu-' ted, will eventually be coming to said family. Sec. 24. The homestead, oecupid by the wife, or anyiiomestead not portion of the family of the deceased at the time of : hisjj^t0 ftny death, shall in all cases be held free to the use of the wife and family of the. deceased, and shall not be liable to any elaim.or claims against said estate, and if there be other property remaining after the liabilities of the estate are liquidated, then it shall, in the absence of other arrange-¦r ments by will, descend in equal shares to his children oriiaVe equa? f r their heirs; one share to such heirs througTi the mother ofjhares-such children, if she shall survive him, during her natural life, or during her widowhood; or if he has had more J than one wife, who either died or survived in lawful W^d-^1^^^ Jock, it shall be equally divided between the living and jthe heirs of those ^ho are dead, such heirs taken by right •f representation. v J ' ' i Seo 25. Illegitimate children and their mothers in-inheritanc© of lerit in like manner from the father, whether acknowl-ciifdrenaand idged by him or not, provided it shall be made to appearthei* nw$be». :|
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Source Original Book: Laws and Ordinances of the State of Deseret (Utah) Compilation 1851
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2005-11-08
ID 716765
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60v8dhv/716765