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From: John Giacoletti <>
Subject: Will Humor
Date: Sun, 1 Feb 1998 10:02:15 -0500

My ancestor John Cowan was born in County Down 1n 1758. The only thing
from or about him I ever found funny was a statement in his will signed 24
May 1841.

>>>And I give and bequeth unto my son in law Alexander Morrow to have the
use of a mare now gray which I lent him so long ago as my executors may
think proper to let him keep her.

If he were any tighter he'd squeak!

John Giacoletti

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