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Witnesses Affidavit

STATE OF -----------)

....................) s.s.:

COUNTY OF ----------)

This day personally appeared before the undersigned authority [three names], who, having been first duly sworn, did depose and say:

They are the same persons who subscribed their names as witnesses to the annexed Will [omitted] of [name of Testatrix], dated [date]; Testatrix signed and acknowledged the writing here annexed as and for her Will in their presence; at the time, Testatrix was of sound and disposing mind and memory and over the age of eighteen years; at the request of Testatrix, they signed their names to the writing in the presence of Testatrix and in the presence of each other, as attesting witnesses; and they are making this affidavit at the request of Testatrix, to be offered in evidence when the Will is presented for probate.

[three signatures]

This Section for Notary:


STATE OF -------)

) ss: [date]

COUNTY OF ------)

On [Date] before me, [Name of Notary], notary, personally appeared [Name of Person(s) Involved], personally known to me (or proved to me on the basis of satisfactory evidence) to be the person(s) whose name(s) is/are subscribed to the within instrument and acknowledged to me that he/she/they executed the same in his/her/their authorized capacity(ies), and that by his/her/their signature(s) on the instrument the person(s), or the entity upon behalf of which the person(s) acted, executed the instrument.

Witness my hand and official seal.


[Name of Notary Public]

My commission expires: [date]