West Virginia Wills Laws
|Code Section||41-1-1, et seq.|
|Age of Testator||18 years or older and of sound mind.|
|Number of Witnesses||Two witnesses present at same time when will is signed or acknowledged by testator must sign in presence of testator and each other.|
|Nuncupative (Oral Wills)||Soldiers in actual military service and mariners or seamen at sea may dispose of personal estate as he would at common law.|
|Holographic Wills||If will is wholly in handwriting of testator and signed by him, does not need acknowledgment or witnesses|
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