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Will of Peter Windsor
In re the Estate of Peter Windsor deceased
This is the last will and Testament of me Peter Windsor of St. John's N.F.L.D. retired Gentleman.
St. John's Newfoundland May the first Anno Domini eighteen hundred and ninety five. Signed, Peter Windsor as for my last will and testament.
I certify the foregoing to be a correct copy of the last will and testament of Peter Windsor
(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.
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