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Will of Honora Fitzgerald
Last Will and Testament of Honora Fitzgerald of Fogo, spinster Deceased.
In the name of God Amen. I Honora Fitzgerald single woman, daughter of James Fitzgerald Stipendiary Magistrate of Fogo, being sick of body, but through the goodness of Almighty God of perfect, sound and disposing mind, memory and understanding to make publish and declare this as and for my last Will and Testament. 1st I will and bequeath my soul into the Hands of Almighty God who gave it and my body to the Earth, to be Buried after a decent Christian manner in the Roman Catholic Cemetery at Fogo. and I will and bequeath unto my dearly beloved father (the aforesaid James Fitzgerald) all the money at my Credit in the Savings Bank at Saint John's (which said money was deposited by my dear father several years ago in my name). 3rd I give and bequeath unto my Dear Father all my personal property and effects, to be disposed of by him according to his discretion and the list which I have made out for that purpose And I hereby appoint my Dear Father to be my sole Executor. In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal at Fogo, Newfoundland the Seventh day of August Anno Domini One thousand Eight hundred and Ninety A.D. 1890. H. Fitzgerald (L.S.) Signed sealed and delivered by the Testatrix in our presence, who in her presence, and in the presence of each other, have hereunto signed our names as witnesses. Andrew Cook, Peter Pickett.
Page Contributed by Judy Benson & Ivy F. Benoit
Transcribed by Joanne Connors
Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Saturday September 08, 2018)
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