APPEALS IN PROBATE MATTERS
17-203. Effect of reversal. When the order or decree appointing an executor, administrator or guardian is reversed on appeal for error, and not for want of jurisdiction of the court, all lawful acts in administration upon the estate, performed by such executor, administrator or guardian, if he have [has] qualified, are as valid as if such order or decree had been affirmed.
[(17-203) C.C.P. 1881, sec. 664; R.S., R.C., & C.L., sec. 4833; C.S., sec. 7175; I.C.A., sec. 11-403.]