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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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William Charles Hawker
Will of William Charles Hawker
from Newfoundland will books volume 9 page
395 probate year 1912
William C. Hawker deceased.
In the name of the Father and
the Son and the Holy Ghost Amen. This is to certify this is my Last will
First that I William Charles Hawker do bequeath
to my wife Ann Hawker so long as she Liveth my Dwelling House and barn
and Land attached with all its Furniture and after Her Death the same
Dwelling House and Barn and Land attached and Furniture to our Son Manoah
James Hawker and after His Death to His son William
Bertram Harrington Hawker and the same property as above named
and after His Death to His Heirs in Succession for ever.
Secondly I Bequeath
to my wife Ann Hawker, one Hundred Dollars $100.00 with
Interest placed in the Savings Bank as Book will show 1910
Bequeath to my wife Ann Hawker a gift from my employers
and fellow servants over Thirty Dollars in gold which she has in Her
Fourthly I bequeath to my wife Ann Hawker my Balance due
to me from my employees John Rorke & sons after paying Rev
F. W. Colley Twenty Dollars and Doctor Boyle Four Dollars
and Patrick Hogan & sons for their account for Fresh
Meat this year and any other Lawfull account
Fifthly I appoint Rev F.
W. Colley and G. A. Moulton Esq to be my Trustees
This Third Day June one thousand nine Hundred and Eleven Carbonear Newfoundland William
Charles Hawker witnesses George A Moulton George Crocker
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
F. W. Colley
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