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Will of Amelia Ann Haly
This is the last will and Testament of me Amelia Ann Haly of No. 12 St. Stephens Road Shepherd’s Bush in the county of Middlesex spinster whereas under and by virtue of an appointment bearing date the thirty first May one thousand eight hundred and sixty-six made and executed by my father and mother the late Colonel George Thomas Haly deceased and Mary Ann his wife in pursuance of a power contained in their marriage Settlement dated the fourteenth July one thousand eight hundred and thirty eight I am entitled expectant upon the decease of my said dear mother to one fourth of certain funds therein respectively mentioned subject nevertheless to the payment out of the said one fourth part to which I am so entitled of the sum of three hundred pounds already paid and advanced me on account thereof Now I do hereby direct that my executors hereinafter named shall have hold possess and receive the said one fourth part or share and all other parts or shares to which I am now or may hereafter become entitled of and in the said Settlement funds as and when the same shall become payable as well as all other my estate and effects both real and personal of which I may die possessed upon trust to dispose thereof or of such part thereof as is not hereinafter specifically bequeathed as follows, namely.
In the first place to pay and apply the same in satisfaction of any debts which shall be due and owing by my said dear mother at the time of her death and which her estate shall be insufficient to discharge
Secondly to provide for and pay to the Treasurers for the time being of the following charitable Institutions namely, the Hospital for sick children in Great Ormond Street in memory of my sister Georgiana Harriette Haly The Consumption Hospital at Brompton in memory of my sister Honora Eleanor Elizabeth Haly The Hospital for Diseases of the chest in the City Road in memory of my brother William Aylmer Haly and the Hospital for Consumption at Brompton in memory of my sister Jane Charlotte Haly the sum of one hundred guineas each to be applied by them towards the carrying on the benevolent designs of the said Institutions the same being so given them by me in memory of my deceased sisters and brother namely Georgiana Harriette Jane Charlotte Honora Eleanor Elizabeth and William Aylmer Haly
And lastly to pay and divide the residue thereof equally between my brother and sister George Standish Haly and Theresa Bannister the wife of the Reverend Arthur Toms Bartlett the share of my said sister Mrs. Bartlett to be paid to her for her sole and separate use independently of the debts control and engagements of her said husband
And as to the few articles which I am desirous of specifically disposing of I give and bequeath the same as follows namely,
I appoint John Standish Haly and my mother Mary
Ann Haly Executors of
this my will and revoke all previous or other wills at any time heretofore
made by me as witness my hand this twenty-first day of November one thousand
eight hundred and seventy two. Amelia Ann Haly. Signed
and acknowledged by the above named Amelia Ann Haly the
testatrix as and for her last will and Testament in the presence of both
of us present at the same time who have hereunto subscribed our names
in the presence of the Testatrix and of each other as witnesses hereof
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
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