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Will of Henry Cleverly Wakely
In re Henry Cleverly Wakely deceased
I, Henry Cleverly Wakely being in my sane senses, hereby bequeath the following.
Signed and delivered at Haystack in the Dominion of Newfoundland this
tenth day of December in the year our Lord one thousand nine hundred
and nineteen. In the presence of Chesley Coffin Charles
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.
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.
Page contributed by Judy Benson, Alana Bennett,
Wendy Weller, Eric Weller and Kristina Americo
Revised: November 16, 2001 (Ivy F. Benoit)
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