CBC Newfoundland and Labrador

Here's one reason why you write a will ...

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"An Ontario Genealogist, Susan Snelgrove, has discovered a will written in Cupids, Newfoundland in 1674 that sheds new light on the early history of the oldest English settlement in Canada. A write-up and an image of the will have been posted on our website."

Here's a link to an image of the will.