Such judgment and partition will not affect any tenants or persons having claims as tenants, for life, to the whole of the premises, nor preclude any person, except those specified in § 29-27-122, from claiming any title to the premises, or from controverting the title or interest of the parties between whom the partition has been made.

Terms Used In Tennessee Code 29-27-123

  • Code: includes the Tennessee Code and all amendments and revisions to the code and all additions and supplements to the code. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Dower: A widow
  • Person: includes a corporation, firm, company or association. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105

Code 1858, § 3292; Shan., § 5041; Code 1932, § 9196; T.C.A. (orig. ed.), § 23-2127; modified; T.C.A. (orig. ed.), § 23-2127.

Code Commission Notes.

Prior to modification by the Tennessee Code Commission in light of § 31-202 (now § 31-2-102) abolishing dower and curtesy, this section read as follows:

“Such judgment and partition will not affect any tenants, or persons having claims as tenants, in dower, by the curtesy, or for life, to the whole of the premises, nor preclude any person, except those specified in § 29-27-122, from claiming any title to the premises, or from controverting the title or interest of the parties between whom the partition has been made.”