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Will of Angus McEchren
In re Angus McEchren deceased
Know all men by these presents that I Angus McEchren of Curling Bay of Islands District of St. Georges Newfoundland being of sound disposing mind and memory, to hereby make and publish this my last will and Testament.
In testimony whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and seal and publish and declare this to be my last will and Testament in her presence of the witnesses named below this Fourth day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and seventeen  - Angus McEchren [LS]
Signed published and declared by the said Angus McEchren, as and for his last will and Testament, in the presence of each of us - who at his request, and in the presence of each other have subscribed our hands and witnesses hereto Levi March [LS] M. J. Kehoe [LS]
Correct Charles H. Emerson
(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.
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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REVISED: September 7, 2001 (Ivy Benoit)
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