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Miscellaneous Deeds, Grants, Petitions & Wills
William Hennebury


Page one of two page document received from the Supreme Court of Newfoundland in 2004. I believe this may be William Hennebury who married Elizabeth Healey. All children baptized at the Basilica in St. John's.

William Hennebury born ~ 1863 and Elizabeth Healey, Catholic, White Hills.
Possible Children
Thomas Richard 1888
Patrick Moses 1890
Jane Frances
Victoria May

In the Supreme Court

In re

William Hennebury



Administration granted to Richard
A. Hennebury

on the 25th day of August

A.D. 1941;        1941

Value of Estate $ 1820.00

Sureties A. H. Barnes and

N? C? Hally?

Vol 10

Folio 153


Page 2


To the Honourable the Supreme Court of Newfoundland or to one of the honourable the Judges thereof.

The Petition of Richard A. Hennebury of St. John 's in the Island of Newfoundland , clerk, humbly sheweth:

  1. That William Hennebury of St. John's aforesaid, farmer deceased, died at St. John's aforesaid on the 26th day of February A.D. 1941, intestate.
  2. Said deceased left him surviving two daughters, Mrs. Victoria Osborne of St. John's aforesaid and Mrs. Jean Greene residing at Brooklyn, New York in the United States of America and two sons: Thomas, and your petitioner.
  3. Said deceased at the time of his death was possessed of property within the jurisdiction of your Honourable Court of the probable value of $1820.00
  4. The inventory and valuation hereto annexed marked "A" is to the best of petitioners knowledge and belief a just and true inventory and valuation of the property estate and effects of the estate of said deceased at the time of his death as far as the petitioner can at present ascertain.
  5. No probate of any will nor Letters of Administration of the estate of said deceased have been granted to any person.

Petitioner therefore prays the Letters of Administration of the Estate of said deceased may be granted to him.

     And as in duty bound he will ever pray etc.
Dated the 14th day of August A.D. 1941.

RAHennebury LS

In the margin is noted

? ? Higgins
Aug 15th /41



Page Contributed by Geoff Martin

Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Wednesday February 20, 2013)

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