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Will of Thomas Doyle
In re THOMAS DOYLE. DECEASED.
This is the last Will and Testament of me Thomas Doyle of the Goulds, Petty Harbour, St. John's, Western Division, Farmer and I revoke all former wills by me made. I appoint John Brennock of the Goulds aforesaid executor and trustee of this my will. I give devise and bequeath unto my nephew Michael Doyle all the property I shall die possessed of, of whatsoever description and wheresoever situate.
(Listed in the Margin next to this will the following)
|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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