Obadiah H. Manuel
from Newfoundland will books volume 12 pages 431-432
probate year 1923
OBADIAH MANUEL. DECEASED.
I, Obadiah Manuel, of Twillingate, in the Northern District of the
Island, of Newfoundland, being of sound mind, memory and understanding do make
my last will and testament in manner and form following:
- I. I give and bequeath to my daughter Sarah Temple, wife
B. Temple, the sum of Five Hundred Dollars. To my grandchildren Belle
Manuel Eileen C. Manuel and May
V. Temple the sum of twenty five dollars each.
The remainder of my money of which I may possessed to my wife Elizabeth
Manuel her heirs and assigns forever.
- II. I give and devise unto my said wife, during her life time full
control of my property situate at Twillingate, North Side, and consisting
of dwelling house, furniture, sail loft, stores, out houses, water side premises
and lands; but my daughter in law Mabel Manuel and her children are to
have permission to live peaceably in my dwelling house during the lifetime
of my said wife or until my daughter in law remarries.
- III. At the death of my said wife my property described in Section
II situate at Twillingate North Side, is to be sold by my Executors
and my daughter Sarah Temple is to have one half of the purchase money, the
remainder to be divided amongst my surviving grand children equally.
- IV. My interest in the Milling Property situate at Loon Bay and known
as T. Manuel & Co. I give and devise unto my two nephews Harry
Willis Manuel, on the following conditions.
V. The rest, remainder and residue of my property real and personal
I give devise and bequeath unto my daughter Sarah Temple for
her sole use and benefit forever.
- that my said wife is to be paid annually the sum of One hundred dollars,
when the said Mill is in operation.
- in the event of the said
Milling Property being sold during the life time of my wife, then in that
case my wife is to have my full share of proceeds of the sale.
I hereby appoint and constitute William
B. Temple and Charles White N.P. the executors of this my last will and
testament, hereby revoking all others by me made.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I, Obadiah Manuel, the testator, have
to this my last will and testament set my hand this 8th day
of January 1918. O.H. MANUEL.
Signed in the presence of
William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat Sept 6/23.
Sept 17th. 1923.