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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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Will of Abraham Porter
from Newfoundland will books volume 10 page 338 probate
ABRAHAM PORTER deceased.
This is the last will and testament
of me Abraham Porter, Carpenter, of Manuel in the District
of Harbour Main.
1. I revoke all former wills and testaments.
2. I appoint my wife Selina Porter the
executrix of this my last will and testament.
3. I direct that all my funeral
and testamentary expenses be paid in full.
4. I leave all my property of whatsoever kind
I may die possessed of to my said wife Selina Porter absolutely. St.
July 4th 1914. Abraham his X mark Porter. Signed
published and declared by the testator as his last will and testament in our
presence, who in his presence and in the presence of each other signed our
names as witnesses (having been first read over & explained) William
H. Cook. L. E. Emerson
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
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