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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
(W)
Louisa Winsor

 

 

Will of Louisa Winsor
from the Newfoundland will books volume 10 page 100 probate year 1913

In re Louisa Winsor      deceased.

Exploits District Twillingate Newfoundland April Fourteenth one thousand nine hundred & thirteen This is the last will and testament of me Louisa Winsor of Exploits In the District of Twillingate Newfoundland I appoint my son William Menchington Winsor to be my executor
I give devise and bequeath unto my son William Menchington Winsor the sum of $800.00 eight hundred dollars with interest since 1909 to date
To my daughter Grace Dalton the sum of $239.46 Two hundred and thirty nine dollars and forty six cent with its interest since 1909.
I give $200.00 Two hundred dollars to be equally divided between my other four daughters and its interest since 1909 whose names are Ann Avery, Mary Menchington, Louisa and Amelia
In witness whereof I the said Louisa her X mark Winsor have to this my last will & Testament set my name this Fourteenth day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and thirteen
Signed by the Testator in the presence of us present at the same time who at her request in her presence and in the presence of each other have subscribed our names George H. Foote.     Abram Lilly

Certified Correct.
D. M. Browning
Registrar

(Listed in the Margin next to this will the following)
Fiat
Aug. 8/13
C.J.
Probate
Aug. 15/13
granted
to William
M. Winsor
Estate
sworn at
$1374.30 (very faint)

 

 

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 and Ivy F. Benoit

REVISED BY: Ivy F. Benoit July 12, 2002

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