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Will of Richard Maidment
In re RICHARD MAIDMENT. DECEASED.
The last Will and Testament of Richard Maidment. I, Richard Maidment, of Grand Falls Station, in the Electoral District of Twillingate, Newfoundland, Railway Sectionman, being of sound mind, and in possession of all my faculties, revoking all previous wills, do hereby declare this to be my last will and testament, as follows.
And hereto I set my hand, this 6th day of February, in the year of Our Lord Nineteen hundred and Twenty, at Grand Falls Station, aforesaid. RICHARD his X mark Maidment Testator
(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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