Will of Catherine Deady
from Newfoundland will books volume 13 pages 135-136
probate year 1925
CATHERINE DEADY. DECEASED.
This is the last Will and Testament of me, Catherine Deady of Harbor
Grace Newfoundland, Widow.
I order and direct that all Testamentary and other expenses,
together with any monies I may owe at the time of my death, be paid,
after which I desire that the following dispositions be made of my
I give, devise and bequeath unto my nephew, Ronald Kelly my
land and House, situate at Bannerman Street, Harbor Grace.
I also give, devise and bequeath unto my said nephew Ronald
Kelly all my household furniture and personal effects that
will be in my said House, at the time of my death.
I give and bequeath to my adopted daughter, Josie Deady,
the sum of One hundred and fifty dollars, to be deposited,
in trust, for her by my Executor, until she has arrived at
the age of Sixteen years; then to be paid to her in amounts,
and in such manner, as my said Executor may deem best, for
her support and general needs.
I hereby order and direct that the following amounts be
given, in equal parts, to Rev. M. F. Dinn and Rev.
T. D. O’Neil, of Harbor
Grace, to dispose of in Mass Offerings for the Repose of the Souls of
the following Namely: - My late husband James Deady the sum of Two Hundred
Dollars; my late Sister Mary Allan the sum of One Hundred Dollars; my
late brother Martin Allan the sum of One Hundred Dollars And for myself
the sum of Four Hundred Dollars.
It is also my order and wish that a Monument be erected
to the memory of myself, my said late husband, my said sister
Mary and brother Martin, the cost of same not to exceed One
Hundred and Fifty Dollars - and that a Concrete Enclosure be
built around our family plot in the Harbor Grace Cemetery.
The rest and residue of my estate I give and bequeath to
my above-named nephew Ronald Kelly - And I hereby nominate
and appoint John Casey, Clerk of the Peace, at Harbor Grace,
Executor of this my last Will and Testament. In witness whereof,
I have hereunto signed published and declared this my last
will and testament at Harbor Grace, in the Island of Nfld.
this Twenty fifth day of April A.D. One thousand nine hundred
and twenty five.
Signed, Published and declared by the within named Testatrix as
and for her last Will and Testament, in presence of us, who, in
her presence, and in presence of each other, have signed our names
as witnesses thereto.
William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland.
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat June 8/25
to John Casey
June 8th, 1925.