Example of a Testament Dative (click to enlarge)
What information can I expect to find in a Testament Dative?
A Testament Dative contains the following information:
An Introductory clause containing
- Name of the deceased
- Occupation of the deceased
- Address of the deceased
- The date the testament was made
- The names of the executors
- Contains a list of possessions which may be detailed but may also just be a general valuation
- A confirmation of the testament by an official.