It is appropriate, in the spirit of educating people about gay, lesbian, and non-traditional families, to state who you are and who you consider to be your family and devisees
.(301) The last will and testament can also be used in conjunction with trust planning.
1930) (holding that a bequest conditioned partly upon the devisee
remaining single was not obnoxious to the rule against restraints on marriage).
Austrian Roth & Partners, a real estate consultancy which has acted in place of the owner ("In Loco Domini") for offshore investors, is expanding its capability to provide the same services to individuals, families, trustees, devisees
and non-profit organizations.
to be an heir or devisee
of the incapacitated principal, the agent
Hugh Munro of the same place, as a devisee
in the will of Captain John Munro (his grandfather).
(10) The discussion ignores the operation of the slayer rule, which functions to override an otherwise valid bequest when the devisee
kills the testator.
Property specifically or demonstratively devised by the decedent's will to any devisee
shall not be included in exempt property.
In general, the trustee of a testamentary trust to which property is bequeathed or devised is regarded as a legatee or devisee
of the estate.
(11 Wheat.) 332, 351-58 (1826) (holding that when a state had granted land to an alien and later had purported to grant part of the same land to someone else, the initial grant to the alien was not "void," but rather gave the alien a defeasible estate that could be divested only through appropriate proceedings initiated by the state); Fairfax's Devisee
(219) When confronted with the young man's assertion, the testator replied: "[T]hat's a demn [sic] lie" and "He ain't no such damn thing." (220) A will executed near the end of the testator's life removed an $8,000 bequest to a beloved housekeeper, replacing it with a bequest of only $ 1,000 and inserted the alleged illegitimate son as a devisee
to the exclusion of all other relatives.
(8) Pursuant to [section]733.805(1)(b), transmission expenses are paid by the residuary devisee
(in this case the residual trust), whether they are allocated to income or principal.