Will of Jesse Locke
from Newfoundland will books volume 13 page 2 probate
JESSE LOCKE. DECEASED.
This is the last Will and Testament of me, Jesse Locke of St. John’s,
- I revoke all Wills heretofore by me made.
- I give, devise and bequeath to my Executor hereinafter named,
everything of which I shall die possessed or entitled to, whether
real, personal or chattels real, Upon Trust, to sell and dispose of
the same and out of the proceeds thereof:
- To pay all my just debts, funeral
and testamentary expenses.
- To divide all the rest, residue and remainder
of my Estate amongst my four children, Mabel wife of Philip
Oxford, Herbert, Archibald and Dulcie, share and share alike.
- I appoint Sidney Rowsell of St. John’s, Clerk, to be Executor
of this my last Will and Testament.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF I have hereunto
subscribed my hand at St. John’s aforesaid, this 27th. Day
of December, A.D. 1919.
SIGNED PUBLISHED AND DECLARED by the Testator
as and for his last Will and Testament in the
presence of us, who in his presence and in the
presence of each other and at his request have
hereunto subscribed our hands as witnesses.
J. A. W. W. McNeily of St. John’s Solicitor.
Gertrude Kent of St. John’s Typist.
William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland.
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat Sept 12/24