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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
Nathaniel Hussey


Will of Nathaniel Hussey
from Newfoundland will books volume 16 page 302 probate year 1933

In re Nathaniel Hussey, deceased.



Probate granted to Charles R. Belbin on the 10th day of October 1933.
Value of Estate $600.00
Volume 9
Folio 241

To the Honourable the Supreme Court of Newfoundland or to one of the Honourable the Judges thereof:

The petition of Charles R. Belbin of St. Phillip's, in the electoral District of St. John's west, School Master retired, humbly sheweth:

  1. That Nathaniel Hussey late of Saint Phillip's aforesaid died at that place on the 10th day of September A.D. 1933 having first made and executed his last will and testament which said last will and testament duly proven upon the oath of your petitioner is hereto annexed marked "A".
  2. In and by his said last will and testament the deceased appointed your petitioner as his sole executor.
  3. At the date of his death said deceased was possessed of property within the jurisdiction of this Honourable Court of a value not exceeding $600.00 as will more fully appear by reference to the inventory hereto annexed marked "B" which is to be taken as a part hereof.
  4. No Letters of Probate of any last will or Letters of Administration of the Estate of the deceased have been applied for by or granted to any person.

Your petitioner therefore prays that Letters of Probate may be granted to him and as in duty bound he will ever pray.

Dated at St. John's this __ day of September A.D. 1933.

Chas R. Belbin

(Listed in margin)
Oct 9/33 ? Higgins

This is the last will and testament of me Nathaniel Hussey of Saint Philips St. Johns West Newfoundland farmer.

I give devise and bequeath unto my son-in-law William Andrew Squires all my property real and personal of which I may die possessed or be entitled to consisting of lands dwelling house and outhouses together with household furniture and goods and chattels whatsoever and wheresoever for his sole and separate use and benefit free and clear of all claims by any persons whomsoever. In the event however of the death of the said William Andrew Squires before his wife Daisy Squires who is my daughter then the whole of this property hereby bequeathed shall thereafter be held and enjoyed by my said daughter Daisy Squires absolutely and as her separate property. I hereby revoke all other and former wills by me made and declare this to be my last will and testament. I appoint Charles R. Belbin executor of this my will.

February 12th 1912
Nathanial Hussey

Signed published and declared by the said Nathaniel Hussey as and for his last will and testament in the presence of us the subscribers who in the presence of said testator and of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses this twelfth day of February Anno Domine One Thousand nine hundred and twelve.

Noah Squires
Chas R. Belbin



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