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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
Bridget Kennedy



Will of Bridget Kennedy
from Newfoundland will books volume 11 page 546 probate year 1920

In re Bridget Kennedy       deceased

I Bridget Kennedy declare this to be my last Will and Testament. I appoint as my Executor the Rev Wm O'Flaherty P.P. Trepassey. I give devise and bequeath unto Michael and Mary Kennedy the residue of my estate held in Savings Department of the Royal Bank of Canada. In testimony whereof this twentieth day of February in the year of Our Lord One thousand nine hundred and twenty, set my hand Bridget Kennedy. Signed by Testatrix in our presence signed by us in her presence and in the presence of each other Matthew Kennedy    Mary Kennedy.

William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland.

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Nov. 22/20
Kent J.
Probate granted to
Rev. Wm. O'Flaherty
Nov. 26/20
Estate sworn
at $529.09



Note: The wills in those will books are NOT actual wills. They are hand-written copies of a, "last will and testament," written by the court clerk, after the death of the testator, when the executor presented them to the court for probate. The court clerk didn't list the signatures at the bottom, he (or she) just put them in the book in whatever order they were in, on the original document, no spacing most of the time, no punctuation. The originals were kept by the executor.

We who have typed these wills, have made every effort to include all the errors that were on the microfilm, in order to avoid destroying the integrity of the originals, where ever they may be.

Page Contributed by Judy Benson, Wendy Weller and Ivy Benoit

REVISED BY: Ivy F. Benoit April 25, 2002

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