To contribute to this site, see above menu item "About".
These transcriptions may contain human errors.
As always, confirm these, as you would any other source material.
Will of Samuel G. Pike
This is the last Will and Testament of me Samuel G. Pike of Saint Lawrence retired Planter.
I give devise and bequeath my Estate and property as follows, that is to say, I give to my adopted son William Alexander Rose all my landed property at St Lawrence aforesaid, consisting of my dwelling House, household furniture plate linen and chattels of every description, Stores Stage Flakes and all other landed property that I may be possessed of at my decease, for the following consideration namely, that the said William Alexander Rose my said adopted son furnishes and supplies me with good wholesome food during the remainder of my natural life and in every legitimate manner supply my every need or requirement as occasion may require And especially when I am sick.
That my said adopted son shall at his own expense keep all my said property in a good state of repair during the remainder of my natural life.
I also give to my said adopted son all Cattle that I may be possessed at my decease providing that the foregoing conditions are complied with.
I appoint William Hollett of the firm of W & T. Hollett Burin Executor of this my Will. SAMUEL G. PIKE.
Signed by the said Samuel G. Pike the Testator in the presence of us present at the time who in his presence and in the presence of each other this 29th day of May A.D. 1920 subscribe our names as witnesses.
M. Vavassuer. Sub Collector,
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Page Contributed by Judy Benson & Ivy F. Benoit
Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Wednesday February 20, 2013)
Newfoundland's Grand Banks is a non-profit endeavor.
No part of this project may be reproduced in any form
for any purpose other than personal use.
© Newfoundland's Grand Banks (1999-2017)