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Will of Emma Dunsterville
In re Emma Dunsterville deceased
This is the last Will and Testament of me Emma Dunsterville, of St. John's in the Island of Newfoundland, Widow. I revoke all former wills by me at any time made and I appoint my niece, Mary Ann (May) Hennessey, to be the Executrix of this my will.
Witness my hand at St. John's this Twelfth day of September Anno Domini One thousand nine hundred and nineteen. Emma Dunsterville
Correct William F. Lloyd
(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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