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1929 Estate File Petition
Petition of Mary Pike's next of kin Probate year 1929
TO THE HONOURABLE THE SUPREME COURT OF NEWFOUNDLAND
Of Sir William F. Lloyd, Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland.
HUMBLY SHEWETH THAT
Your Petitioner, therefore, humbly prays that letters of Administration cum testamento annexo and De Bonis Non of the said estate may be granted to him.
And as in duty bound Your Petitioner will ever pray etc.
Dated at St. John's this 30th day of April A.D. 1929.
Last Will and Testimony of Mary Pike Probate year 1899
Know all men by these presents that I, Mary Pike, Relect of the late Francis Pike In and of the Island of Newfoundland, In the year of Our Lord One thousand eight hundred and Eighty one. This is my last Will and Testimony, Do will and bequeath all my right title and Interest In Four hundred and Sixty Pounds, now in the Commercial Bank of Saint John's Newfoundland, being left me by virtue of Legal Will, by my Brother the late John Legge of Carbonear in the Island of Newfoundland to my daughter Elisa Pike "Deducting" Fourteen Pounds from said above mentioned amount to be paid to my son James L. Pike as remuneration for expenses on said money by him. As witness my hand this fourteenth day of April A.D. 1881.
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