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Will of Vincent F. Reardon
In re Rt Rev Monsignor Vincent F. Reardon deceasedThis is the last will and testament of me Vincent Francis Reardon Parish Priest of Placentia, in the Dominion of newfoundland, made this twenty third day of February, in the year of Our Lord One thousand nine hundred and Twenty.
I revoke all former wills and Testamentary Dispositions by me, at any time made heretofore, and declare this only to be and to contain my last will and Testament. I direct all my just debts, Funeral expenses also Testamentary expenses, to be paid and satisfied by my Executors, hereinafter to be named, as soon as conveniently may be after my discease. I give and bequeath all my Estate, of which I may die possessed, in the manner following, that is to say;-
In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal, this day and year first above written. Vincent Francis Reardon.
Correct William F. Lloyd
(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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