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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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John Charles Butt
Will of John Charles Butt
from Newfoundland will books volume 9 page 205
probate year 1911
John Charles Butt deceased.
This is to certify that I John
Charles Butt of St. John’s Newfoundland mechanic being
of sound mind and memory do make this my last will and testament
1st: I give and bequeath to my wife Mary
Butt my house and all that it contains
and all my property of every description for the remainder of her life
and at her death it shall become the property of my children as follows
Amelia Charlotte to have three fifths Allan one fifth and Maggie one
fifth I appoint my son in Law William Henry Parsons and my friend George
White of St. John’s Newfoundland executors of this my
last will and testament.
In witness whereof I the said John Charles Butt set
my hand hereunto this ninth day of February one thousand nine hundred
and four John Charles his x mark Butt (LS) Signed and Sealed and declared by the said John
Charles Butt as
and for his last will and testament in presence of us who in his presence
and in the presence of each other and at his request have hereunto subscribed
our names as witnesses William Henry Parsons (LS) George
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
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