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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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Will of Amelia Slade
from Newfoundland will books volume 13 pages 498-499
probate year 1926
AMELIA SLADE. DECEASED.
I Amelia Slade of Loon Bay in the District of Twillingate, Widow, declare
the following to be my last Will.
I give devise and bequeath unto my son Frederick Stanley
two Feather Beds
1 one Iron Bedstead
Chest (Wood) bequeathed by his father.
I give devise and bequeath unto my son John Slade (Engineer)
1 Feather Bed
1 Iron Bedstead
I give devise and bequeath unto my son Ernest Slade.
1 Feather Bed
1 Iron Bedstead
Tools and Household Effects consisting of furniture Crockeryware
Lamps Pictures Books Glassware Mats canvas Clothing Bedding
Stoves and all wares left by me at the time of my death to
be equal divided between my three sons as follows Frederick
Stanley, John and Ernest to share and share alike.
All moneys in the Bank and also in my possession at the
time of my death. Divided as follows First the sum of $200.00
Two hundred dollars in cash and one $20.00 twenty dollar gold
piece to be paid to my son Ernest Slade. left
him by his father at the time of his death. The balance of
moneys left by me at the Bank and in my possession to be Equally
Divided between all my children living at the time of my Death.
Or in case the Death of any of my married children before me
their share to be Equally Divided between the children of the
The property consisting of Dwelling House all Out
Houses Store Wharf Stage and Lands Fruit trees and other
trees to await the finding of the will left by my Husband
the late Frederick Slade Failing to find
the will of my late husband Frederick Slade I
bequeath the Dwelling house and all out houses to my son Ernest and
the Land to be Equally Divided between my three sons Frederick Stanley John and Ernest whenever
the require it shared.
I appoint Frederick Stanley Slade Captain at Millertown
and Kenneth Manuel of Loon Bay, Merchant to be Executors of
this my Will.
I revoke all wills and testamentary dispositions heretofore
made by me.
In witness whereof I have set my hand This First day of February 1921
Signed by the said Amelia Slade as her )
will in the presence of us who in )
her presence at
her request and in the )
presence of each other have
our names as witnesses. )
Frederick Stanley Slade )
Kenneth Manuel )
William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland.
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat Dec 11/26
to Frederick A.
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