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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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Will of James Norris
from Newfoundland will books volume 13 page 68 probate
JAMES NORRIS. DECEASED.
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
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
IN WITNESS WHEREOF I have hereunto set
my hand this 6th day of February A.D. 1907 at St. John’s
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
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
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