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Will of Charles Coombs
This is the last will and Testament
of me Charles Coombs of Piccaine Hermitage Bay in the island of Newfoundland.
I give and bequeath to my sister Jane Lake of Fortune in the District
of Burin the sum of eight Hundred Dollars: to her grandson, son of Charles
and Bessie Lake who was called after me, Charles Coombs
Lake the sum
of One Hundred Dollars: to Edward Coombs William Coombs and Abraham
Coombs my nephews each the sum of one Hundred Dollars: to Thomas
nephew, the sum of one Hundred and Twenty Dollars: to William
Kendell my godson now of Fortune in the District of Burin the sum of Fifty Dollars:
to Thomas Eugram my nephew with whom I spent the later years of my life,
the sum of one Hundred and Fifty Dollars: To Sarah McDonald who
attended to me in my old age the sum of one Hundred and Fifty Dollars,
and the residue I wish to be paid to the credit of the Church of Saint
Saviour at Hermitage after my debts, funeral expenses and liabilities
have been paid.
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
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