Will of Susan Frances Carter
from Newfoundland will books volume 8 pages 538-539
probate year 1909
Susan F. Carter deceased.
I Susan Frances Carter, of
the Borough of Brooklyn, County of Kings and State of New York, do make and
publish this, my last will and Testament, as follows:
First:- I direct my just
debts and funeral expenses to be paid by my executrix hereinafter named, out
of my estate, as soon as possible after my decease.
Second:- I give,
devise and bequeath all my property, real and personal, of every description
and wheresoever situated to my daughter, Mary Sidney Carter, to and for her
own use forever.
Third: - It is my intention to exclude any person
that might be entitled to share in my estate as heirs or next of kin not mentioned
in this, my will.
Fourth: - I constitute and appoint my said daughter
Mary Sidney Carter, sole executrix of this, my will, freeing
and releasing her from giving and bonds or undertakings for the faithful performance
of her duties as such executrix.
In witness whereof, I have hereunto set
my hand and seal this 16 day of May, 1902. (Sgd.) Susan F. Carter (seal)
Signed, sealed, published and declared by the above named testatrix as and
for her last will and testament, in our presence, who at her request and in
her presence and in the presence of each of us, have subscribed our names as
(Sgd) James J. Reilly, 103 2nd St. Bklyn N.Y.
Thomas Farrell, 53 Second St. Brooklin, N Y.
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Feb. 1. 09
M. A. Bastow