The usual method of extinguishing Indian title was by treaty.Sole ownership, which is characterized by a legal individual or entity that holds a title.

5 Applications edit In countries with a sophisticated private property system, documents of title are commonly used for real estate, motor vehicles, and some types of intangible property.(in pleading) the designation of one's basis for judicial relief; the cause of action sued upon, as a contract or tort.

Each of these may be in a different person.When an executor or administrator qualifies, that person acquires legal title, subject to divestment when the estate has been administered so as to allow for the lawful passing of the legal title to those having an equitable interest.