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CD: New York Calendar of Wills On File and Recorded in the Office of the Clerk of the Court of Appeals, of the County Clerk at Albany, and of the Secretary of State, 1626-1836

By: Berthold Fernow

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: CD3770


"It seems appropriate that a volume which gives abstracts of wills, made in Colonial days, as well as after the organization of the State, should have a history of the legal proceedings to which last wills were and are subjected…to tell what was done at different phases of the history of New York, to give legal force to the last wishes of a deceased person concerning his or her property." Roman-Dutch law allowed dispositions of property to be made either orally... View more info