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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
Thomas Sharp


Will of Thomas Sharp
from Newfoundland will books volume 10 page 220 probate year 1914

In re
      THOMAS SHARP. Deceased

      March 30/ in the memory of thomas Sharp X leave all is land house and all after my Death to is sun John Sharp heber Sharp X this Will was made sained in my presence William Davis

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
May 3/14
Admn c.t.a.
May 13/14
granted to
John Sharp
Geo Sharp
Saml Sharp
Estate sworn
at $270.00



Note: The wills in those will books are NOT actual wills. They are either hand-written copies or in later years typed copies of a, "last will and testament," written or typed 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 and also no paragraphs. 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. However, in some of the very long wills, we have tried to insert paragraphs to make it easier for the researcher to read the document.

Page Contributed by Judy Benson & Ivy F. Benoit

Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Wednesday February 20, 2013)

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