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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
Victor I Carew


Will of Victor I Carew, died 20 November 1917,
from Newfoundland will books vol 11 page 435 probate year 1920

In re Victor I Carew       deceased

Copy. Newfoundland Contingent. Copy of Will of No. 1560. Private V. I Carew. In the event of my death, I give the whole of my property and effects to Mrs. Henry Carew, Cape Broyle, Newfoundland. Signature, V.I Carew, Rank and Regiment, Pte N.F.L.D. J. W. Marshall, Capt. Chief Paymaster & O. i/c Records.
Date 14/11/16 Certified True Copy.

Correct William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland.

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat April 8/20
Horwood C. J.
adm C.T.A.
Granted to
Esther Carew
April 9/20.
Estate sworn
at $55.45



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.

We who have typed these wills, have made every effort to include all the errors that were on the microfilm, in order to avoid destroying the integrity of the originals, where ever they may be.

This page contributed by Judy Benson, Alana Bennett,
Wendy Weller, Eric Weller and Kristina Americo

Revised: November 16, 2001 (Ivy F. Benoit)

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