Court : US Supreme Court
Decided on : Jan-09-1893
..... way specified, she would "release any further interest in said patents to be obtained and the machines then in use." rankin was appointed temporary administrator march 9, 1876, and on july 18, 1876, the temporary letters of administration issued to rankin "were superseded by the appointment of the said theresa boyle as permanent administratrix. she thereafter filed an inventory of her ..... , proxy of same." " t. l. rankin" " theresa boyle" " witness: w. t. scott" "after the grant of the patent as above stated, and on the 18th day of july, 1876, the issue of temporary letters of administration to rankin were superseded by the appointment of the said theresa boyle as permanent administratrix. she thereafter filed an inventory of her husband ..... rankin made an agreement with theresa boyle, the widow of james boyle, then acting as executrix de son tort, in the words and figures following:" "houston, texas, december 2, 1875" " article of agreement between t. l. rankin and mrs. james boyle. " " t. l. rankin, of the first part, agrees to complete the ice machine commenced by himself and james boyle, and to ..... generally observed, namely the issuing of the patent certificate, and even the patent, to the original grantee, or his legal representatives, and the same has been adopted by the several boards of commissioners. this formula, 'or his legal representatives,' embrace representatives of the original grantee in the land, by contract, such as assignees or grantees, as well as by operation of law .....Tag this Judgment!