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half pay pension
half the usual wages given to a retiring officer. Many Loyalist officers received half pay.
hallucination
delirium.
heraldry
the art, practice, or science of recording genealogies and blazoning arms or ensigns armorial.
Hilary
refers to the winter term in court records.
holographic will
a will written completely in the handwriting of the person making the will, signed and dated.