Will of Patrick F. O'Reilly
from Newfoundland will books volume 9
pages 333-334 probate year 1911
Patrick F. O'Reilly deceased.
In the name of God, Amen I Patrick
F. O’Reilly of Placentia, Newfoundland, being of sound
mind and memory, do make, publish and declare this my last will and Testament,
in manner following, that is to say:
1st. I direct that all
my just debts and funeral expenses be paid.
2nd I give and
bequeath to my brother, William F. O’Reilly of
Placentia, Newfoundland, a certain Life Insurance Policy for $1000 in
the Manufacturers Life Insurance Company of Canada, and a certain policy
for $1000 in the Imperial Life Insurance Company of Canada. Also
all my interest in and to the dry goods, provisions, groceries and other
personal property, together with all book accounts of the business now
being run by me and known as the Star Store at Placentia Newfoundland.
3rd. I give and devise to my brother, William F. O’Reilly of
Placentia, Newfoundland all that certain real estate, together with the
buildings thereon known as the Star Store in Placentia, Newfoundland.
4. I give, bequeath and devise all the rest, residue and remainder of
my personal property and real estate to my two brothers, Rev.
John A. O’Reilly and William F. O’Reilly,
the same to be divided equally between them share and share alike
I give and empower my executors hereinafter named to sell and dispose
of my and all real estate and personal property of which I may die seized,
and to give to the purchaser or purchasers thereof a good and sufficient
title to the same.
hereby appoint my brother, William F. O’Reilly of
Placentia Newfoundland, and Rev. Monsignor Roche Vicar
General of St. John’s,
Newfoundland, executors of this my last will and Testament, hereby revoking
all former wills by me made In witness whereof, I
have hereunto subscribed my name the 21st day of June, in
the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and eleven. Patrick
F. O’Reilly We, whose names are hereto
subscribed, Do certify, that on the 21st day of June, in the
year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and eleven Patrick
F O’Reilly We, whose names are hereto
subscribed. Do Certify, that on the 21st day of June, 1911. Patrick
F O’Reilly, the testator subscribed his name to this instrument
in our presence and in the presence of each of us, and at the same time,
in our presence and hearing, declared the same to be his last will and
Testament, and requested us, and each of us, to sign our names thereto
as witnesses to the execution thereof, which we hereby do in the presence
of the testator and of each other, on the said date, and write opposite
our names our respective places of residence.
Patrick H Buckley Sarance Lake N.Y.
Addis K. Botsford Sarance Lake N.Y.
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Wm F. O’Reilly
the other executor