37-4-1 Who entitled to partition; jurisdiction; state as party plaintiff
37-4-2 Allotting shares together
37-4-3 Allotment or sale; procedure for allotment
37-4-4 Determination of liens
37-4-5 Sale of land free of dower
37-4-6 Unknown owners
37-4-7 Lessees
37-4-8 Record; effect

Terms Used In West Virginia Code > Chapter 37 > Article 4

  • convict: means a person confined in the penitentiary of this or any other state, or of the United States. See West Virginia Code 2-2-10
  • insane person: include everyone who has mental illness as defined in section two, article one, chapter twenty-seven of this code. See West Virginia Code 2-2-10
  • judgment: includes decrees and orders for the payment of money or the conveyance or delivery of land or personal property, or some interest therein, or any undertaking, bond or recognizance which has the legal effect of a judgment. See West Virginia Code 2-2-10
  • oath: shall be deemed to include an affirmation and the word "swear" or "sworn" to be complied with if the person referred to make solemn affirmation. See West Virginia Code 2-2-7
  • real property: include lands, tenements and hereditaments, all rights thereto and interests therein except chattel interests. See West Virginia Code 2-2-10
  • state: when applied to a part of the United States and not restricted by the context, includes the District of Columbia and the several territories, and the words "United States" also include the said district and territories. See West Virginia Code 2-2-10