and his heirs

and his heirs

A term of art formerly required to transfer complete title (a fee simple absolute) to real estate [A conveys Blackacre to B and his heirs].

? This phrasing originated in the translation of a Law French phrase used in medieval grants (a lui et a ses heritiers pour toujours ¡°to him and his heirs forever¡±). See FEE SIMPLE.


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