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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
Ann Rossiter


Will of Ann Rossiter
from Newfoundland will books volume 14 page 37 probate year 1927

In re

THIS IS THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT of me, Ann Rossiter, of St. John's in the Island of Newfoundland, Widow, made by me on this the 24th day of August, A.D. 1926.
I hereby revoke all former Wills made by me.

I appoint John J. Rossiter of St. John's, Merchant, executor of this my Will.

I bequeath to my executor the sum of one hundred dollars to be devoted by him to Masses for the repose of my soul.

I also bequeath to my executor the sum of one hundred dollars to be held by him in trust for my grandson, Gerald Rossiter, until the latter attains the age of twenty three years, when it shall be paid to him with all interest from the investment thereof.

I bequeath to Catherine Carroll the sum of Twenty dollars.

I bequeath to Mary Ellen Chafe the sum of twenty dollars

I bequeath to Thomas Rossiter, the son of my executor the sum of one hundred dollars.

The residue of my estate, whatever it may be, including my furniture, my house in Goodview Street, all interest I may have in a house in Wickford Street, and the sum of four thousand dollars due me by my executor, I bequeath to my executor to be held by him in trust for the support and education of the children of my executor.

SIGNED PUBLISHED and DECLARED by the testatrix as and for her last will in presence of us, who in her presence and in the presence of each other, hereunto subscribe our names as witnesses.
T. P. Halley
Joseph Murphy

William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat May
28th 1927.
Warren J.
Probate granted
to John J.
May 28/27.
Estate sworn
at $2479.19



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