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Will of Jane Lucy Haly
Last Will and Testament of
The will and Testament of me Jane Lucy
Haly of Brighton Spinster made this seventh day of November one
thousand eight hundred and eighty-eight. I appoint my niece Anastasia
Bella Ann Haly Smith and my
friend James Payne executrix and executor of my will and I
bequeath to the said Walter James Payne as such executor Twenty
pounds free of legacy duty. I devise and bequeath all my property in St. John's
Newfoundland whether real or personal and for whatsoever interest I may have
therein to my nephew Henry
O'Grady Haly Hutton. But if my nephew shall die in my lifetime I devise
such property for all my interest therein aforesaid to my nephew William
Standish Haly Hutton. I bequeath the pecuniary legacies following
free of legacy duty: To my sister Anastasia Emma Hutton one
hundred pounds: to my niece and God-daughter
Rosa Jane Haly one hundred pounds and my Indian Elkhorn work
box: to my great niece and God-daughter Violet Emma Hamilton Hutton fifty
pounds and my Bombay knitting box: and to my said nephew Henry O'Grady
Haly Hutton six hundred and
fifty pounds. But if he shall die in my lifetime I bequeath such last mentioned
legacy to my said nephew William Standish Haly Hutton. I devise
and bequeath the rest of my estate to my said niece Anastasia Bella
Ann Haly Smith absolutely
and I revoke all former testamentary instruments. In witness whereof I hereunto
set my hand on the day and year first above written. (Sgd) Jane L.
by the Testatrix in our presence and by us in her presence the word "two" in
the sixteenth line having been previously altered to "one" (sgd) Charles
A. Doolley Solr. Brighton
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
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