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Will of Elvina Luscombe
Last will and Testament of
This is the last will and testament
of me Elvina Luscombe of ninety George Street, St. John’s
Newfoundland. I give and bequeath to my sister Sarah Maria Gaul of
52 High Street, Leven Fife. Scotland, my dwelling house and garden, situate
number ninety George Street, St. John’s. I desire that my furniture
and other effects be sold after my death. And that the sum of three dollars
be given to the Church of England Orphanage, what remains after my funeral
expenses and just debts have been paid I give to my sister Sarah
Maria Gaul. I appoint Mr. James Moore of 14
Waldegrave Street Executor of this will. (Sgd) Elvina her X mark
Luscombe. 22nd February 1899. We the undersigned
do declare that Elvina Luscombe signed this document,
after it had been read and explained to her, by making her mark in our
presence, who thereupon signed our names.
I certify the foregoing to be a correct copy of the last will and Testament of Elvina Luscombe deceased
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
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