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Will of John Howlett
To the Honorable the Supreme Court or one of the Honorable Judges thereof.
The Petition of Mary Howlett, of St. John's in the Island of Newfoundland, widow.
Your petitioner prays that letters of probate of the said will be granted to her and as duty bound will ever pray.
St. John's this 8 day of January A.D. 1903
Signed Mary Howlett
Last Will of John Howlett late of
This is the last Will and Testament of me John Howlett of St. John's, draper and I revoke all former wills by me made.
I appoint my wife Mary to be the sole executrix of this my will.
I release my daughter Alice from payment of the one hundred dollars I advanced her to buy the piano. I give and bequeath all the rest of the property moneys and effects I die possessed of to my said wife Mary.
In witness whereof I have hereunto signed my name at St. John's aforesaid this twenty second day of October A.D.1902
Signed John Howlett
Signed by the testator John Howlett as and for his last will and testament in the presence of us the subscribing witnesses who in his presence and in the presence of each other have signed our names as witnesses.
James J. McGrath
I certify the foregoing to be a correct copy of the last will of John Howlett
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Petition & Will contributed by Mike Howlett
Margin comments added by Judy Benson
Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Wednesday February 20, 2013)
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