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Proceedings of the Court of Chancery, 1669-1679
Volume 51, Page 512   View pdf image (33K)
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              512        Chancery Court Proceedings, 1678.

        Liber P C Item: Was the Said John Decry at the time you came to him
               and at the time he delivered to you Instructions by word of mouth
               Concerning his Will and at the time the same was by you put in
           p. 126  writeing of sound and perfect mind and memory as you doe know
               or believe or at what time or times was he otherwise was the Agony
               or paynes of death upon him and did he not rave or talk Idely att
               the time of giveing the said Instructions what Interlocutory words
               did hense at the Time of giveing the said Instructions How Long
               before his death was it he gave the said instructions whether were
               the said Instructions put into the form of a will and read unto the
               s.d Decry and by him approved of in his life time and what distance
               of time was there between receiveing the said instructions and
               writeing the fair draught declare the Truth therein.
                Item. Did not the said John Decry in and by the Said instructions
               order you at first to nominate only Ellenor Decry and Owen Quigley
      w.thout nameing or intending to name the said John
               Quigiey an Exccut :r at first as you could perceive how came the
               said John Quigley afterwards to be named one of the of
               the said John Decry was his name interlined in the s.d instructions
               and was not the said John Quigicy named Exccur.r by the said
               Decry at the importunity and solicitous Requests and other per-
               swations of Edmond Dermott and what words or to what effect did
               the said Edmond Deermott use to the said John Decry for that
               purpose And what words or expressions did the said John Decry use
               and in what maner did he speake them when the Said Decry gave
               way or Consented to have John Quigley put downe for an Exccut.r
               was the said John Decry of sound mind and memory at the same
               time when John Quigleys name was ordered or agreed to be put in
               as Execut.or to his Will as you verily believe or did he the said
               John Decry rave and Talke Idly imediately before or after & when
               Declare the truth herein.
                Item. Whose name was intended to be inserted in the space or
               blank left in the draught of the will for overseer was not the said
               Jn.° Quigley intended by the said John Decry for overseer of the
               said Will or who else Declare the Truth herein.
                                           Chr. Rousby .p Def.t

                Cross interogatoryes heretofore Administred to Edmund Dermott
               And Richard Dalton Witness produced of behalfe of John Quigley
               Concerning the last will and Testament of John Decry deceased
               for and on the behalf e of Garrat Vansweringen Adm.r of the said
               John Decry before the Judge for probate of Wills &.C
                Imprimis. Were you present in Company with John Decry the
               day of his death were you with him when he dyed and how Long
               were you with him did he Voluntary desire any person and whome

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