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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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Charles Joseph Vavasour
Will of Charles Joseph Vavasour
from Newfoundland will books volume 12 page 569
probate year 1924
CHARLES J. VAVASOUR. DECEASED.
I Charles Joseph Vavasour of St. John’s, Newfoundland being
of sound mind doth hereby appoint my brother Ernest Victor Vavasour to be executor
of my estate and I instruct him as follows:-
To divide the land held jointly between
my brother Ralph and myself equally, the upper or Northern half to be taken
over by the said Ralph VaVasour and the lower or Southern half with the erection
thereon to be sold and the proceeds to be given to some special object as my
executor may elect for the benefit of the Church of St Michael & All Angels, Casey
St, St. John’s.
To collect my
life insurance due under policy with the “Mutual” of Canada and to
pay all my burial expenses, put concrete kerb around plot in Cemetery and erect
headstones to my own and my mothers graves, the balance to be deposited in a
Savings bank together with any other money I may possess and or any money due
me from any source and to be used for the support of my father, Hugh
the balance if any to be used to defray my fathers burial expenses.
I give and bequeath to my father, Hugh
Vavasour, my bed, Bureau Washstand and
Wardrobe also all my personal and bed clothing.
I give and bequeath to my brother- Michelemus
Albert VaVasour my interest or
share in Stock in trade and shop known as C. & A. Vavasour.
This revokes all former wills made by me.
at St. John’s
this Second day of April 1923.
CHAS J. VAVASOUR.
Samuel J. H. Vavasour
William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat May 17/24
to Ernest Victor
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