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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
Alice Mary Smeeton


Will of Alice Mary Smeeton
from Newfoundland will books vol 11 page 340 probate year 1919

In re Alice Mary Smeeton       deceased

Probate Engrossment.

I Alice Mary Smeeton, School Teacher, 34 West Cliffe Grove, Harregate, Yorkshire, do hereby give and bequeath my whole estate and effects, real and personal, of which I may die processed or be entitled to, in the following way.- Unto Ethelwyn Smeeton one half & the remaining half to be equally divided between Hilda Smeeton, Margaret Hope Maud Smeeton & Marjorie Smeeton Rice; and I appoint executors of this my will, Charles William Smeeton & William E. Moore. In witness whereof I have subscribed these presents at Havingham York this 18th day of December 1910 in presence of two witnesses Alice Mary Smeeton.
Witnesses Charles William Smeeton Surgeon Havingham York.
Henry Hetherington Gardener, Havingham York; 2 for exd. R.K. (?)

Correct William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland.

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat June 28/19
Kent J.
Probate granted
to Charles William
Smeeton &
William Edward
Moore August 3/18
Estate sworn at



Note: The wills in those will books are NOT actual wills. They are hand-written copies of a, "last will and testament," written by the court clerk, after the death of the testator, when the executor presented them to the court for probate. The court clerk didn't list the signatures at the bottom, he (or she) just put them in the book in whatever order they were in, on the original document, no spacing most of the time, no punctuation. The originals were kept by the executor.

We who have typed these wills, have made every effort to include all the errors that were on the microfilm, in order to avoid destroying the integrity of the originals, where ever they may be.

Page Contributed by Judy Benson, Alana Bennett, Wendy Weller and Eric Weller

REVISED: October 23, 2001 (Ivy F. Benoit)

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