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Will of Dorcas Collis
I, Dorcas Collis of St. John’s widow, do make, publish
and declare this to be my last will and testament:
It is my will and desire that the said Elizabeth Adams shall have erected a tombstone to the memory of myself and husband, and also an iron railing placed around the grave plot.
I appoint the said Elizabeth Adams Executrix of this my will.
St. John’s, January 15th 1918 DORCAS COLLIS.
Signed, Published and Declared by the said Testatrix as and for her
last will and testament in our presence who in her presence at her request
and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses.
This is a codicil to my will. The moneys payable by The British Society at my decease. I will and direct to be paid to my Executrix Mrs. Elizabeth Adams to be applied by her in the payment of my funeral expenses.
In all other respects I confirm my said
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
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