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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
Harvey N. Harris


Will of Harvey N. Harris
(from Newfoundland will books vol 11 page 55 probate year 1917)

In re Harvey N. Harris       deceased

Newfoundland Contingent "Copy of Will" No. 1114, Pte Harry N Harris In the event of my death I give the whole of my property and effects and all I possess to Mrs. William H. Harris, Burgeo, District of Burgeo and LaPoile, Newfoundland. [LS] Harvey N Harris March 27/16 Certified true copy. Newfoundland Contingent. F. W. Marshall 2 Lieut. for paymaster officer i/c Records.

Correct Charles H. Emerson
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland.

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Nov 19/17
Kent J.
adm cta
Dec 26/17
granted to
Evelain (?) Harris
Estate sworn
at $25.11



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 and Eric Weller

REVISED: September 7, 2001 (Ivy Benoit)

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