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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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Will of Catherine McLoughlan
from Newfoundland will books volume 6 page 52
probate year 1893
Last Will and Testament of
Catherine McLoughlan of St. John's
In the name of God Amen I Catherine
McLoughlan of St. John's in the Island of Newfoundland do make declare and publish the
following as and for my last will and testament out of the sum of Four thousand
dollars in Government stock I bequeath the following.
the Roman Catholic Bishop of St. John's I will and bequeath the sum of eight
hundred dollars for an annual high mass for the repose of the souls of my brother
Patrick and myself.
- To the Revds. N Roche P.P. Witless
Bay, John Ryan and John Scott of St. John's the sum of Forty dollars each
for masses for the repose of my soul.
- To my brother Michael
McLoughlan I will and bequeath the sum of Four hundred & Eighty dollars.
my cousin Eliza Keating of Taghman Co Ceaford I will and bequeath the sum
of one hundred dollars.
- To the Roman Catholic Orphanage of
Belvidere St. John's I will and bequeath the sum of twenty dollars.
the Ladies Society of St. Vincent de Paul St. John's I will and bequeath
the sum of Twenty dollars.
- To my sister Mary I will and bequeath
the interest of the remainder for her own use and benefit and desire her
to pay every year during her life the sum of Forty eight dollars to my sister
After the death of my sister Mary I direct that
the remainder of the principal sum be divided equally between the children
of my brother James. I hereby revoke and annul all other wills
by me made and nominate and appoint my sister Mary McLoughlan executrix
of this my last will and Testament. Dated at St. John's E. F. this 7th day of
June A.D. 1892 - (sgd) Catherine McLoughlan. Witnesses (sgd) J.
D. Ryan (sgd)
I certify the foregoing to be a correct
copy of the last will and Testament of Catherine McLoughlan deceased
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Dec 5: 1892
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