An antiquated term for a female executor of an estate.
Definition from Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary
An old-fashioned term for a female executor -- the person named in a will to handle the distribution of the deceased person's property. Now, whether male or female, this person is called the executor or personal representative.
Definition provided by Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary.
August 19, 2010, 5:15 pm