6), as the executor of the divine judgments, (Hosea vi.
Waynflete was assigned as the principal executor of his "will" for that purpose, and if there was any variance between the executors, he was to determine it.
Then he would have appointed her executor or something.
The philosophers themselves, no doubt, still lived on the knowledge they repudiated; but the masses were trained to a superstition with which the Christian church, as the executor of Neoplatonism, had to reckon and contend.
If any person who has been educated in or has professed the Christian religion shall, by writing, printing, teaching, or advised speaking, assert or maintain that there are more Gods than one, or shall deny any of the persons of the Holy Trinity to be God, or shall deny the Christian religion to be true or the Holy Scriptures of the Old and New Testament to be of divine authority, he shall for the first offence be declared incapable of holding any ecclesiastical, civil, or military office or employment, and for the second incapable of bringing any action, or of being guardian, executor, legatee, or grantee, and shall suffer three years' imprisonment without bail.
He frequently stopped his carpentering to work at his poems. He left voluminous manuscript notes, showing the preparatory studies and reflections that preceded the Leaves; many of them, under the title of Notes and Fragments, were privately printed by his literary executor, Dr Richard Maurice Bucke, in 1899.
His will, which was quoted by Hermippus, and, as afterwards quoted by Diogenes Laertius, has come down to us, though perhaps not complete, supplies some further details, as follows: - Antipater is to be executor with others.
In 1325 he was provincial of Burgundy, and as executor of the estate of Jeanne of Burgundy, widow of King Philip VI., he founded the college of Burgundy at Paris, where he died in the autumn of 1349, being buried in the chapter hall of the convent of the Cordeliers.
made Wotton an executor of his will and left him f300, and in 1549, under Edward VI., he became a secretary of state, but he only held this post for about a year.
Whittier's Life and Letters, prepared by his kinsman and literary executor, Samuel T.
Leopold, therefore, who made his debut on the European stage as the executor of the ban of the Empire against the insurgent Liegeois, was free to pose as the champion of order against the Revolution, without needing to fear the resentment of his subjects.
Lawrence died in the following year, making George executor under the will and residuary heir of Mount Vernon; and the latter estate became his in 1761.
Clerselier (the friend of Descartes and his literary executor), his son-in-law Rohault (who achieved that relationship through his Cartesianism), and others, opened their houses for readings to which the intellectual world.
C. Druce's younger son and executor, for having sworn that he had seen his father die ill 1864.
After his death his literary executor, Charles Eliot Norton, published a brief collection of his poems, and two volumes of added prose, besides editing his letters.
Hawkins, his relative and executor, in 1721; his prose ' The fact, however, that in 1712 - only a year after Ken's death - his publisher, Brome, published the hymn with the opening words "All praise," has been deemed by such a high authority as the 1st earl of Selborne sufficient evidence that the alteration had Ken's authority.
Tilden, and became his literary executor, editing his speeches and other political writings (1885), publishing a biography in 1895, and editing a two-volume collection of Tilden's letters and literary memorials (1908).
While in prison he wrote an apology for his life which was placed in the hands of his executor and published in 1905.
There was no birthright attaching to the position of eldest son, but he usually acted as executor and after considering what each had already received equalized the shares.
on royal business in 1305, Langton appears to have persuaded Clement to suspend Winchelsea; after his return to England he was the chief adviser of Edward I., who had already appointed him the principal executor of his will.
Gwinner was named executor, and Frauenstalt was entrusted with the care of his manuscripts and other literary remains.
He was an apprentice of Joseph Henry Green, the distinguished surgeon at St Thomas's, well known for his friendship for Samuel Taylor Coleridge, whose literary executor Green became.
in 1718; and Sir Thomas (1694-1753), his literary executor and biographer, became in 1741 judge in the court of common pleas.
He has also been credited with The Whole Duty of Man, which must, however, be assigned to the royalist divine Richard Allestree (1619-1681), provost of Eton College, whose original was considerably altered by his literary executor, John Fell (1625-1686), bishop of Oxford.
There are important Frankliniana, about 13,000 papers, in the possession of the American Philosophical Society, to which they were conveyed by the son of Temple Franklin's executor, George Fox.
An executor is the person who will carry out the directions left in your will, and tie up all the loose ends, such as filing your tax return, handling your 401K and paying off your outstanding bills.
Odobescu, the friend and literary executor of Balcescu, was a consummate scholar of ancient and medieval antiquities, and wrote a history of ancient art.
In his seventeenth year he entered the university of Halle, where he became the disciple, afterwards the assistant, and at last the literary executor of the orthodox rationalistic professor S.
He was accused, indeed, of being little more than the complacent executor of the emperor's will, and defended himself in the Reichstag against the charge.
There are certain debts in England, Scotland and the United States which are said to be privileged - that is, such debts as the executor must first apply the personal estate of the deceased, in payment, for example, of funeral expenses or servants' wages.
The first steps towards the inevitable breach with the reactionary rowers had already been taken before Castlereaghs tragic death on the eve of the congress of Verona brought George Canning into office as the executor of his policy.
When Olesnicki died in 1455 he left Dlugosz his principal executor.
Froude's biography; Froude was Carlyle's literary executor.
Residing at Paris as a teacher of mathematics, he became a disciple of Comte, who appointed him his literary executor.
Neville as literary executor.
It is a highly personal tribute created by the executor or family in consultation with a professional celebrant.
You can appoint an executor by naming them in your will.
This document allows an executor to deal with the deceased's estate.
They are: An application form to be signed by the executor or next of kin.
Sometimes the life tenant is the sole executor or trustee.
A supervisor or an experienced colleague would be the usual choice of ' professional executor ' .
For this reason, it is worth appointing a professional executor to handle your estate on behalf of your other executors.
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executor in a will is merely an invitation to act.
executor of a will.
executor of the estate.
executor of a person 's will.
The executor decided that lodging with Mrs Faulkner would provide a temporary expedient.
mortuary until the executor arranges for it to be taken away.
The High Court may cite any person appointed executor by a will to prove or renounce probate of the will.
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twenty-one at the time the will is proved can act as an executor.
In 1474 Waynflete, being the principal executor of Sir John Fastolf, who died in 1459, leaving a much-contested will, pro - cured the conversion of his bequest for a collegiate church of seven priests and seven almsmen at Caistor, Norfolk, into one for seven fellows and seven poor scholars at Magdalen.
But her application to have the grave in Highgate opened (with the object of showing that the coffin there was empty), though granted by Dr Tristram, chancellor of the diocese of London, was thwarted by a caveat being entered on the part of the executor of T.
An act of 1697-1698, commonly called the Blasphemy Act, enacts that if any person, educated in or having made profession of the Christian religion, should by writing, preaching, teaching or advised speaking, deny any one of the Persons of the Holy Trinity to be God, or should assert or maintain that there are more gods than one, or should deny the Christian religion to be true, or the Holy Scriptures to be of divine authority, he should, upon the first offence, be rendered incapable of holding any office or place of trust, and for the second incapable of bringing any action, of being guardian or executor, or of taking a legacy or deed of gift, and should suffer three years' imprisonment without bail.
No person, not twenty-one at the time the will is proved can act as an executor.
Discuss your thoughts and feelings with your top two or three choices for executor and see how they feel about taking on the job before you name someone in your will.
You can also name an attorney as your executor.
The executor of your will needs certain documents to carry out your wishes.
The size of your estate dictates whether you can generate a will yourself or need to hire an executor to oversee the process and result.
After the document is signed, give a copy of it to your doctor, your estate executor, your lawyer, or someone else authorized to act on your behalf.
"Perhaps the family or executor lives away from the estate or they may be busy with family and work and don't have time to handle all the details that it takes to take care of everything.
Following the death of George Washington Parke Custis, he returned to the Arlington House estate to be with his wife and become executor of the estate.
For example, Great Uncle Ed may have sued Cousin Tom back in 1900 for failing to properly discharge his duties as executor, or for wrongfully disposing of estate items.
If there is no surviving spouse, children or grandchildren the termination interests shall be handled by the author's personal representative, trustee or executor.
Star Wars fans cheered when this bad guy died as a RZ-1 A-wing interceptor crashed purposefully into the Executor's bridge.
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