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Will of Daniel Martin
Known all men by these presents that I Daniel Martin of Millville Codroy Nfld. being in ill health and of sound and disposing mind and memory, do make and publish this my last will and testament hereby revoking all former wills by me at any time heretofore made.
First. I hereby constitute and appoint John McIsaac of Little River and E.J. Gillis of Codroy to be sole executrix of this my last will, directing my said Executrix to pay all my just debts and funeral expenses, and the legacies hereinafter given out of my estate.
Second. After the payment of my said debts and funeral expenses, I
give to each of my children John Charles Martin, Margaret
Mary Martin, & mary
Adline Martin, whatever money I have in Bank to be equally divided among
the three children when they are twenty two years old after one hundred
dollars is take out for Rachel Young, after she
is twenty two, if she can be found if not it will be devided among
my three children. I give to my wife one hundred dollars and half
of my Sheep one sewing machine and Spinning Wheel.
In testimony whereof, I hereunto set my hand and Seal, and publish and declare this to be my last will and testament, in the presence of the witnesses named below, this 19th day of Sep in the year 1924.
Signed, Sealed, Published, and declared by the said Daniel Martin as and for his last will and Testament, in presence of us, who in his presence and in the presence of each other, and at his request, have subscribed our names as witnesses hereto.
George M. Collier
E. J. Gillis
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
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