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Marriage: Children:
  1. Elizabeth Westover: Birth: 29 OCT 1817 in Sutton, Brome-Missisquoi Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada. Death: 29 JAN 1900 in of Sutton, Brome-Missisquoi Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada

  2. Sophronia Westover: Birth: 26 DEC 1819 in Brome Co., Quebec, Canada. Death: 1 APR 1903 in Knowlton, Brome-Missisquoi Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada

  3. Olive Westover: Birth: 26 AUG 1821 in Sutton, Brome-Missisquoi Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada. Death: 13 MAY 1907 in Sutton, Brome-Missisquoi Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada

  4. Roswell W. Westover: Birth: 9 JUN 1823 in Sutton, Brome-Missisquoi Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada. Death: 10 FEB 1899 in Sutton, Brome-Missisquoi Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada

  5. Stephen Egbert Westover: Birth: 27 JUL 1825 in Quebec, Canada. Death: 4 JAN 1891 in Sutton, Brome-Missisquoi Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada


Sources
1. Title:   Shufelt, Harry B., Sherbrook Daily Record, March 11, 1950, article on Stephen Westover
2. Title:   Thomas, C., Contributions to the History of the Eastern Townships (Montreal: Printed by John Lovell, 1866)
3. Title:   Westover, Paul Lewis, compiler, A Legacy of Faith (North Orem, Utah : P.L. Westover, 2003)
Page:   pg. 10
4. Title:   Cemetery visit
5. Title:   Pettes / Aseltine Cemetery Listing
6. Title:   Simmons, Marlene, Compiled by, Sutton, Quebec Area Cemeteries, An Index to Grave Stone Inscriptions (1996)
7. Title:   Broadhurst, R. Neil, compiler, Protestant Marriages in the District of Bedford, Quebec 1804-1879 (Calgary: Kintracers, 1991)
8. Title:   Waugh, Pamela Wood & Shirley D. Wood, Dunham Anglican Church Records, 1808-1817, Vol. 1 (1991)

Notes
a. Note:   ver From files of Notary Leon Lalanne, St. Armand, Quebec Copy in possession of: Barbara Poole 87 Rockingham Avenue Lowell, Massachusetts 01851 Obtained by researcher: Penny Redmile Transcribed by: James W. Johnson 222 E. 34th St. #1102 New York, New York 10016 [First page of this transcription is of Penny Redmile's notes only, in italics:] Notary Leon Lalanne 5 Mar 1827 Film #500.62 Note:this document says Moses made a will before notary Louis Barbeau in 1809. All of Barbeau's documents were burned in a fire - so the only way you will find a will will be if some family member still has an original copy. Before Notary E. Gray (no date) John Westover deposited a document for lot #9 Caldwell Manor - Missisquoi Bay By Henry Caldwell (E. Gray stopped work in 1798) 5 March 1827 Ratification By Elizabeth Holmes Widow of Moses Westover Exhs.[?] Be it known and remembered that on the Fifth day of March, in the year of our Lord, One Thousand Eight Hundred & Twenty Seven; Before this Subscribing Notary Public, residing in St. Armand in the District of Montreal, in the Province of Lower Canada, personally appeared Elizabeth Holmes, of the Township of Sutton, in the said District, widow of Moses Westover, late of Sutton aforesaid, Gentleman, deceased, which said Elizabeth exhibited to the said Notary an authentic Copy of the Last Will & Testament of the said late Moses, dated the Twenty Second day of July AD One Thousand Eight Hundred & Nine executed before [crossed out: "the"] Louis Barbeau, Notary Public, & certain Witnesses, which said Will the undersigned Notary, in the presence of the Witnesses hereinafter named read to the said Elizabeth, who declared to have well understood its contents and to be [crossed out: "the"] content & satisfied with every the provisions [crossed out "th"] & dispositions therefore consents & agrees that it be executed according to the intent & meaning of the Testator, and declares[d?] further that whereas Stephen Westover, her son, late of Sutton aforesaid, Esquire, hath departed this life, and was by the said late Moses, his father, constituted his residuary Devisee & Legatee, and by the said Will enjoined to fulfil & perform certain charges & conditions therein set forth, which since his decease Dorinda Ball his Widow hath undertaken & actually commenced performing the [word "the" written twice] said Elizabeth therefore doth hereby voluntarily declare that she is willing and even desirous that the said Dorinda for herself & the Children issue of her marriage with the said late Stephen avail herself of every the dispositions of the said Will which were meant for the benefit & advantage of the said late Stephen, the Same as he would have done if he had survived his said father. Moreover, by the request of the said Elizabeth, the said Notary next read to [crossed out: "the said"] her an authentic copy of a Deed executed under private Signatures, dated the 21st day of October last past and afterwards, to wit, the 23d day of the same month, deposited in the office of the said Notary, by which the said late Moses Westover hath transferred to & vested in the said Dorinda Ball, in trust for Roswell Westover & Stephen Egbert Westover, his sons, minors, all his the said Moses Westover's Rights, Titles & Claims whatsoever in & to the equal Southwesterly, Southeasterly & Northeasterly quarters or fourth part[s?] of Lot Number fifteen in the tenth Range of Lots in the Township of Sutton aforesaid, which said Deed the said Elizabeth declared she had also well understood the contents of and forthwith did & doth hereby approve ratify & confirm. In testimony of all which the said Elizabeth hath requested this act and after it being duly read, hath thereunder set her usual mark, a cross ……………………….. in the presence of Michael Preston[?] & John Porter [?or Foster?] Esqs the said Witnesses [crossed out: "and"], who with me the said Notary have also set their names thereunder the day & year aforewritten. her [signature:] John Foster[?]Elizabeth X Holmes mark [signature:] Michael Preston [illegible word]
Note:   Transcription of Ratification by Elizabeth Holmes, Widow of Moses Westo


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