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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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Will of Apollos Squires
from Newfoundland will books volume 9 pages 189-190
probate year 1911
Apollos Squires deceased.
I Apollos Squires of
Greenspond Newfoundland being of sound mind and memory, do make and publish
this my last will and testament in manner and form following That is
1 I give devise and bequeath, to my son Joseph Squires all
my property situate at Greenspond, consisting of houses and lands, together
with the furniture and fittings of said houses, not particularly named
and otherwise disposed of in this my will - said houses and lands to
become the property of my son Joseph Squires on or after
the death or 2nd marriage of my wife Ann Maria Squires should
she survive me
2. My daughter
Eva Squires to be kept and supported out of my possessions
as long as she remains unmarried.
3 The whole of my money now in the
Savings Bank St. John’s, I give devise and bequeath to my wife Ann
Maria Squires, and at her death or 2nd marriage said monies with
Interest thereon, to become the property of my son Joseph Squires
I hereby appoint my son Joseph Squires sole executor of this my will
ratifying and Confirming this and none other to be my last will and testament.
In witness whereof I Apollos Squires have hereunto set
my hand this Fifth day of October A.D. 1896 Apollos
his x mark Squires Subscribed by the testator in the presence of us, and at
the same time declared by him to be his last will and testament witnesses
Samuel daw Joseph H. Edgar
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
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