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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
James Norris


Will of James Norris
from Newfoundland will books volume 13 page 68 probate year 1925

In re

This is the last Will and Testament of me James Norris of Three Arms in the District of Twillingate
FIRST I revoke all Wills and Testamentary dispositions by me at any time heretofore made and declare this to be my last Will and Testament
SECOND I devise and bequeath all my property of whatsoever kind or description that I may die possessed of or entitled to at the time of my death unto my said wife Mary Ann Norris absolutely and I appoint my son John J. Norris Executor of this my Will. It is my wish and desire that my said wife shall within three months of my death make such testamentary dispositions of my said estate hereby bequeathed to her that upon her death the then remaining portion of the said estate shall be divided amongst all my children.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF I have hereunto set my hand this 6th day of February A.D. 1907 at St. John’s Newfoundland.

Signed by the said James Norris as his last Will in the presence of us, who in his presence, at his request, and in the presence of each other, have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses.

S. J. Foote.    R. Wright Jr.

William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland.

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat Feby 2/25
Johnson J.
Adm C.T.A.
granted to
Bernard A.
Feby 2/25
Estate sworn
at $15,344.32



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