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Will of Patrick Howlett
To the Honorable the Supreme Court or to one of the Honorable Judges thereof
The Petition of Sarah Howlett of St. John's, Widow,
HUMBLY SHEWETH AS FOLLOWS:-
And as in duty bound will ever pray.
Dated at St. John's this 2nd day of March 1927
Signed Sarah Howlett
This is the last Will and Testament of me Patrick Howlett of St. John's, Civil Servant hereby revoking all other and former Wills and Testaments by me at any time made. After the payment of all my just debts, funeral and Testamentary expenses, I give diverse and bequeath to my beloved wife Sarah all the property of every description of which I may die possessed and I appoint my said wife Sarah sole Executrix of this my will.
Dated at St. John's this 27th day of January 1927
Signed, Published and declared by said Testator as and for his last Will and Testament in our presence who in his presence at his request and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses
M. P. Gibbs
There was no Annex "B" included.
Source Volume 13 Folio 543
NOTE: Actually, Patrick Howlett lived most of his life in Petty Harbour
but came to St. John's to die at 271 South Side. His funeral was from
his late residence on Saturday February 26, 1927 at 10 AM and he was
buried at Petty Harbour Cemetery at 2 PM on same day. He died at 11 AM
on Wednesday, February 23, 1927.
Contributed by Judy Benson as part of the wills project
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Page Contributed & transcribed by Mike Howlett (grandson) - 2003
Margin comments contributed by Judy Benson
Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Wednesday, 20-Feb-2013 04:49:41 AST)
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