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Will of Margaret Aylward
The last will and testament of Margret Aylward humbly sheweth that I bequeath unto my grandson John Aylward, Junour, my house and garden situated in Admirals Cove in Fermeuse with all other property belong to me there In as witness my hand In Fermeuse this 5th day of March 1831. Margret her X mark Aylward. Witness James O'Neill. William Brothers.
|Note: The wills in those will books are NOT actual wills. They are hand-written copies of a, "last will and testament," written by the court clerk, after the death of the testator, when the executor presented them to the court for probate. The court clerk didn't list the signatures at the bottom, he (or she) just put them in the book in whatever order they were in, on the original document, no spacing most of the time, no punctuation. The originals were kept by the executor. |
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