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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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Will of John Cook
from Newfoundland will books volume 9 page 213 probate
John Cook deceased.
This is the last will of me
John Cook of Hearts Content Trinity Bay Newfoundland I hereby devise & bequeath
a life interest of all my estate & effects real and personal which
I may die possessed of to my wife Emma Amelia Cook and at her death all
my real estate to pass to my son Archibald Boyd Cook.
All moneys and investments to be willed by her among my four children
viz. Archibald Boyd Cook, Jessie Emma Cook Mary Barrie Cook & Blanche
Cook as she
deems best. And I hereby appoint my said wife Emma Amelia Cook as
sole Executrix of this my last will and testament and I revoke all former
wills or Codicils Dated at Hearts Content
Newfoundland this 22nd day of July 1901 John
Cook Signed by the testator in the
joint presence of us who thereupon signed our names in his and each others
presence Geo. J. Young John J. Young
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
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