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Will of William G. P. Lockyer
I William G. P. Lockyer being of weak and infirm body but sound in mind do make this my last will and testament hereby revoking all other wills that I may have made. I do hereby give and bequeath all my worldly goods money houses lands of which I may be possessed of at my death to my beloved wife Amelia Lockyer and do hereby appoint my dear wife my whole and sole executrix.
Note: The wills in those will books are NOT actual wills. They are either hand-written copies or in later years typed copies of a, "last will and testament," written or typed 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.
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