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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
Louisa Pretty


Will of Louisa Pretty, from Newfoundland will books volume 15 page 119 probate year 1930

IN RE.                DECEASED


I Louisa Pretty of Dildo in the electoral district of Trinity Centre Newfoundland, married woman, do make and ordain this my last will and testament (hereby revoking any other will previously made by me) namely I give and bequeath to my husband Samuel Pretty all my real and personal estate (except what may be hereinafter mentioned) including all interest in Life Insurance Policies and all monies that may accrue wherefrom after my deceased, to be held in trust by him for his children, and after the decease of my said husband the aforesaid property including all monies is to be equally divided between his children namely; Celen E. Pretty, James E. Pretty, Stephen H. Pretty, Alfred Graham Pretty and Marjorie Francis Pretty.
I give and bequeath to my daughter Marjorie Francis Pretty my piano, which is not to be included in the before mentioned estate.
I hereby appoint my husband Samuel Pretty executor of this my last will and testament.
In witness whereof I hereunto set my hand this twenty eight day of August A.D. one thousand nine hundred and twenty nine.


Signed by the testatrix Louisa Pretty as and for
her last will and testament in presence of us
who subscribe our names as witnesses thereto
in the presence of said testatrix.
John Moore.
Herbert Pretty


William F Lloyd (Signature)
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland

Written in the top right-hand margin:
March 25/30
J M. Kent
Probate granted
Samuel J. Pretty
on the 26th day
of March
A.D. 1930
Value of Estate



Page Contributed by Judy Benson & Ernie Kraut & Transcribed by Lenora Cooper

Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit ( Sunday July 02, 2017 )

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