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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
John Craig


Will of John Craig
from Newfoundland will books volume 6 page 499 probate year 1899

Last will and Testament of
John Craig of St. John’s
Farmer deceased

      I John Craig hereby make my last will and testament and bequeath all my worldly goods as follows:
1. Four hundred dollars in cash to my wife Jane Craig, from an amount in the Savings Bank, the balance to be divided between the children of my brother Charles.
2. One third of all the property at the White Hills to go to my wife Jane and the balance to Martha Dickinson. -
3. One half of an amount of money in the Bank of Montreal to go to my wife Jane, and the balance to be divided equally between Martha Dickinson and the children of my brother Charles Craig. Signed John his X mark Craig. Witness (sgd) Edwin Cook (sgd) J Sinclair Tait.
White Hills St. John’s Feb 7th 1899

      I certify the foregoing to be a correct copy of the last will and Testament of John Craig deceased

D. M. Browning

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Admn Cta
granted to
Jane Craig
of St. John’s
April 5: 1899
sworn under



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