Definition of Testamentary trust
1. Noun. A trust that is created under a will and that becomes active after the grantor dies.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Testamentary Trust
Literary usage of Testamentary trust
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Prideaux's Precedents in Conveyancing: With Dissertations on Its Law and by Frederick Prideaux, John Whitcombe (1889)
"(parcels, habendum to MN in fee simple.) IN WITNESS, &o. No. LXL CONVEYANCE CONVEYANCE under a testamentary trust for SALE ..."
2. A Compendium of the Modern Roman Law: Founded Upon the Treatises of Puchta by Frederick James Tomkins, Henry Diedrich Jencken, Karl Adolph von Vangerow (1870)
"Of the Universal Fideicommissum, or Universal testamentary trust. ... The efficacy of the Universal testamentary trust, as also that of the ordinary Legacy, ..."
3. Supreme Court Reporter by Robert Desty, United States Supreme Court, West Publishing Company (1915)
"... estate of persons claiming under the assignee of a part of the beneficiary's interest in a testamentary trust by the terms of which the trust estate was ..."
4. The Jurist by Great Britain Courts, Great Britain (1858)
"42), in which there was such an express testamentary trust to bring up the child as a ... It is questionable whether, even by express testamentary trust, ..."
5. South Eastern Reporter by West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, West Publishing Company, South Carolina Supreme Court (1904)
"testamentary trust — ADMINISTRATION — SUBSTITUTION OF TRUSTEES—FINALITY OF ... A trustee who was required by the terms of a testamentary trust, ..."
6. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Surrogates' Courts of the by New York (State). Surrogate's Court (New York County), Charles Hood Mills (1919)
"Although one of the oil companies may have constructed its pipe line? prior to the creation of the testamentary trust, where it subsequently transferred ..."