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Will of Patrick Emanuel Woodford
In re Patrick Woodford deceased
Last Will and Testament of Patrick Emanuel Woodford Harbor Main, Newfoundland. I Patrick Emanuel Woodford of Hr Main, Newfoundland being of sound mind and understanding, do make this my last Will and Testament, revoking all former wills made by me, and in the event of my death do hereby bequeath and leave to my wife Bridget Woodford Harbor Main, Newfoundland, all that I possess to be hers and her heirs forever.
Dated at Harbor Main this sixth day of September in the year of our Lord 1919. Given under my hand and seal this 6th day of September A.D.1919 and in the presence of us. P. E. Woodford. 1st witness John Woodford Hr Main Newfoundland. 2nd witness Albert Woodford.
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.
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Revised: October 29, 2001 (Ivy F. Benoit)
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