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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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Will of Solomon Miller
from Newfoundland will books volume 6 page 217 probate
Last Will and Testament of
Solomon Miller of New Bonaventure
Trinity Bay School Teacher deceased.
This is the last will and Testament of me Solomon
Miller of New Bonaventure Trinity Bay in the Island of Newfoundland lately
a School Master at Chance Cove which I do make publish and declare as follows
thereby revoking and annulling all other wills by me made I do first give and
bequeath unto my beloved wife Elizabeth Miller one hundred
dollars the same being a portion of the money standing in my name at the Savings
Bank St. John's.
Secondly I do give and bequeath fifty dollars to be expended
on my funeral and headstone of the money standing in my name at the Savings
Bank St. John's. After all other expenses is paid should there be any surplus
left at the Savings Bank I shall give the remainder to my father and mother
Abraham Miller & Mariah
thirdly I do also give and bequeath to my mother Mariah Miller one
clock, two chairs, and one table,
fourthly I do give and bequeath to Jeremiah
Miller Short one gun, one bed and bedding.
do name Moses King and Samuel Miller as joint Executors to this my last will
and Testament. Signed by the above named testator Solomon Miller (signed) in
the presence of us who being present at the same time have in his presence
attended and subscribed their names as witnesses thereto (sgd) Moses
Samuel his x mark Miller. July 18: 1893 -
I certify the foregoing to be a correct
copy of the last will and Testament of Solomon Miller deceased
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Jos I. Little
& Samuel Miller
Feb 23: 1895
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