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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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Will of Nicholas Drew
from Newfoundland will books volume 9 pages 302-303
probate year 1911
Nicholas Drew deceased.
In the name of God, Amen this
is the last will and testament of me Nicholas Drew of
Bay Bulls Customs officer I will and bequeath to my executor hereafter
named all my property of every description which I may die possessed
First to provide a decent and respectful funeral for my remains
I bequeath to my executor Daniel Joseph Greene the sum
of Five dollars to purchase a pipe as a small token of my regard for
Third I bequeath the sum of Five dollars to buy a pipe for my old friend Mr
Henry Le Messurier a small taken of my appreciation of his many acts
of kindness towards me
Fourth the remainder of my Estate I
bequeath to the Parish Priest for the time being for Masses for the repose
of the souls of my Father Mother sisters brother and myself and I appoint
the said Daniel Joseph Greene Executor of this my last
will and testament Saint John’s Newfoundland
this 13th day of May A.D. 1907 Nicholas
Drew signed published and declared as in our presence Frank
Roberts Jno T. Hickey
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
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