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Will of Jesse Mercer
Last will and Testament of
The last will of me Jesse Mercer of
Bonne Bay, Colony of Newfoundland, being of sound mind at the time of
making and publishing this my last will and Testament. I give and devise
all my estate real and personal whereof I may die seized or possessed
to my wife Frances Fraser to dispose of as she may wish.
All money in the Saving Bank at St. John’s Newfoundland. She is
to draw and to give one hundred dollars to my mother (Fanny Mercer)
the remainder to be equally divided amongst my four brothers and sister
John, Eugene, Thomas and Annie Maria. My insurance
policy with dividends I give and bequeath to my wife Frances
Fraser for her sole use and behoof
for ever. Also the amount accruing to me from the school pension Fund
of Newfoundland I also bequeath to my wife Frances Fraser.
I certify the foregoing to be a correct copy of the last will and Testament of Jesse Mercer deceased
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
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