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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
Marion E. Scandrett


Will of Marion E. Scandrett from Newfoundland will books volume 14 page 548 probate year 1929


This is the paper writing marked "A" in the forgoing Affidavitts
Robert Alsop

    June 19th

April 2nd, 1928
If anything happens to me my wishes are that whatever shares & money I own shall go to my husband E. W. Scandrett as long as he lives. If he marries the money shares will be divided between my two daughters Edith and Helen after a period of five years. The interest from the Marine Insurance to go to my sister Isa W. Muir as long as she lives.

Signed by me Marion E. Scardrett

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Aug 3/29.
W.H. Horwood
granted Edward
W. Scandrett
on the 5th day
of August A.D.
Value of Estate

Note by Colleen Haynes: There were ten pages for her. One page said it was her handwriting. Looking at the will again I could not read the witnesses. On the very top on the right hand side was written what looks like 8WS. Also she hand wrote her will on April 2, 1928. (This was on the top right hand side.) Before I was unsure of the name Muir, but that same name was repeated on other pages, so it must be right. Marion E. Scandrett died in Wales in Dec of 1928.
The estate value was $1,725.00.

Note: husband's name was Edward W. Scandrett - The Scandrett family lived at 100 Pleasant Street, St. John's (per 1921 Census).

The 1921 census information can be found in the appropriate community of the respective district if anyone would like to go there and look it up.

SCANDRETT, Edward W M Head Married Nov 1871 49 London, England
SCANDRETT, MarianF Wife Married Nov 1874 47 St. John's
SCANDRETT, Edith FDau Single Aug 1904 17 St. John's
SCANDRETT, Helen F Dau Single Jul 1908 13 St. John's



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