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Will of Patrick Lundregan
In the Estate of
This is the last will and testament of me Patrick Lundregan of Witless Bay in the district of Ferryland. I hereby revoke all wills by me at anytime heretofore made I appoint my son Morgan Lundregan to be my executor and direct that all my just debts and funeral and testamentary expenses shall be paid as soon as conveniently may be after my decease. I give devise and bequeath unto my son Morgan Lundregan all I possess in this world, that is to say my house, barn fishing room and all my land.
I certify the foregoing to be a correct copy of the last will and testament of Patrick his x mark Lundregan.
(Listed in the margin next to this will)
|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.
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Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (November 4, 2002)
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