An Act for the Abolition of Feudal Rights and Duties in Lower Canada
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An Act for the Abolition of Feudal Rights and Duties in Lower Canada 18 Vict. cap. 3

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Published by S. Derbishire and G. Desbarats in Quebec .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Seigniorial tenure -- Canada -- Law and legislation.,
  • Feudalism -- Quebec (Province) -- Law and legislation.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsCanada.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 microfiche (17 fr.).
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19218138M
ISBN 100665462905

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Get this from a library! Bill: an act to amend the acts relating to the abolition of feudal rights and duties in Lower Canada.. [Canada. Legislature. Legislative Assembly.]. The manorial system of New France, known as the seigneurial system, was the semi-feudal system of land tenure used in the North American French colonial empire.. Both in nominal and legal terms, all French territorial claims in North America belonged to the French monarchs did not impose feudal land tenure on New France, and the king's actual attachment . An Act for the Abolition of Feudal Rights and Duties in Lower Canada: 18 Vict. cap. 3 [electronic resource]. (Quebec: S. Derbishire and G. Desbarats, ), by Canada. Seigniorial Act of (page images at HathiTrust). The preamble says: 'Whereas it is expedient to abolish all feudal rights and duties in Lower Canada; and whereas, in consideration of the great advantages which must result to the Province from their abolition, and the substitution of a free tenure for that under which the property subject thereto hath heretofore been sold,' &c.

↑ An Act the better to facilitate Optional Commutation of the Tenure of Lands en roture, in the Seigniories and Fiefs in Lower Canada into that of franc-aleu roturier, C. , c. 42 ↑ An Act for the abolition of feudal rights and duties in Lower Canada, C. , c. 3 ↑ Act, s. 14 ↑ Act, s. 6 ↑ Act, s. Proclamation of the Act for the Abolition of Feudal Rights and Duties in Lower Canada (18 Victoria, chapter 3). The new legislation gives the censitaires the right of ownership. December 1, Production of the "cadastre abrégé" of the seigniory of Sault Saint Louis. Compilation of cen-. ^ An Act to provide for the Extinction of Feudal Seigniorial Rights and Burthens on Lands held "à Titre de Fief" and "à Titre de Cens" in the Province of Lower Canada; and for the gradual Conversion of those Tenures into the Tenure of Free and Common Socage; and for other Purposes relating to the said Province, (UK) 6 Geo. IV (), c. Serfdom is the status of many peasants under feudalism, specifically relating to manorialism, and similar was a condition of debt bondage and indentured servitude, which developed during the Late Antiquity and Early Middle Ages in Europe and lasted in some countries until the midth century.. As with slaves, serfs could be bought, sold, or traded (with some limitations .

Allodial title constitutes ownership of real property (land, buildings, and fixtures) that is independent of any superior al title is related to the concept of land held "in allodium", or land ownership by occupancy and defense of the land. Historically, much of land was uninhabited and could, therefore, be held "in allodium". Bill by Canada. Legislature. Legislative Assembly.; editions; First published in ; Subjects: Legislative Bills, Law and legislation, Banking law, Niagara District Bank, United Church of England and Ireland, Canadian Inland Steam Navigation Company, Colonial Bank of Canada, St. Andrew's Society of Montreal, Guelph and Wellington Roads Company, Bank of Clifton, . 4 An Act for settling the Law concerning Lands held in Free and Common Soccage, in Lower Canada, 20 Vict., S.C. , c. 5 An Act for the abolition of feudal rights and duties in Lower Canada, 18 Vict., S.C. , c. 3. 6An Act for the organization of the Notarial Profession in . Full text of "Lower Canada reports: seigniorial questions = Decisions des tribunaux du Bas-Canada" See other formats.