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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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Will of Beatrice Keeping
from Newfoundland will books volume 13 page 36
probate year 1924
BEATRICE KEEPING. DECEASED.
I, Beatrice Keeping of Port Aux Basques in the District of Burgeo and
LaPoile Newfoundland, being of sound mind and memory, do make and publish
this my last Will and Testament in manner and form following - That is
I give devise and bequeath to my daughter Julia Glasgow, my dwelling
house and contents on condition, she cares for and provides a home
for my three children, Elsie, Lillian and Hazel until they come of
age or are able to care for themselves.
I give devise and bequeath to my daughter Dora Hill, that piece
of land situate at Port Aux Basques and adjoining my dwelling
I further give devise and bequeath to my daughter Laura,
now resident in Canada, that piece of land situate at Channel.
I further give devise and bequeath to my three children,
Elsie, Lillian & Hazel, all monies to my credit in the Bank and all other monies in my possession,
to be divided equally between them and to be used towards their support.
I appoint Frederick Martin sole Executor of this my last
Will and Testament.
Signed by the Testatrix in our presence and declared by her to be her
last Will and Testament, who in her presence and in the presence
of each other have hereunto set our hand this Eleventh day of November
in the year of Our Lord one thousand nine hundred and twenty four.
Horatio J. Read.
William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland.
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat Dec 3/24
Martin. Dec 3/24
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