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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
Henry Davis Carter


Will of Henry Davis Carter
from Newfoundland will books volume 12 page 287 probate year 1922


St. John's, N.F. Nov 18th 1910.
This is my last Will & testament. I leave all I die possessed of to my beloved wife Annie Jesse Carter.    HENRY D. CARTER     Witness R. W. King

William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland

(Listed in the Margin next to this will the following)
Fiat Nov 14/22
Horwood CJ
adm C. T. A.
granted to
Annie Jessie
Nov 14/22
Estate sworn
at $2400.12



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 and Ivy F. Benoit

REVISED BY: Ivy F. Benoit June 2, 2002

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