Another provision, which in spite of all opposition obtained a permanent place in English law, declared that all suits even between clerk and clerk concerning advowsons and presentations should be tried in the king's court.
Grants and devises of advowsons, &c., by Roman Catholics are void, unless for valuable consideration to a Protestant purchaser (II Geo.
Advowsons are divided into two kinds, appendant and in gross.
Advowsons are, further distinguished into presentative and collative.
Before 1898 there were also donative advowsons, but the Benefices Act 1898 made all donations with cure of souls presentative.