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Will of George Veitch
In the name of God Amen. I George
Veitch of the town of Holyrood Electoral District of Harbor
Main Hotel Keeper being of sound and disposing mind and memory do make
publish and declare this my last will and testament hereby revoking all
former wills and testamentary dispositions heretofore at any time by
me made. I hereby give devise and bequeath to my beloved wife Ann
Veitch (1) All those pieces of land lying between the “Scraps” or “Ridge” and
the waters of the harbor (2) All my dwelling house household furniture
and household effects (3) All my Cellar, store and dairy and one-half my
Barn, and (4) Six head of cattle, all my sheep, pigs and poultry to have
and to hold during her life and to will and dispose of to who best deserves
and merits from her.
Codicil This is a codicil to the last will and testament of me George Veitch of Holyrood District of Harbor Main Hotel Keeper which bears date July the eleventh A.D. 1912 Whereas by my said will I have given legacies to my beloved wife Ann Veitch now deceased I hereby revoke the said legacies to her given and give devise and bequeath them all and singular to my beloved son William Veitch instead. I also give devise and bequeath to Right Rev. Monsignor Veitch forty dollars for Requiem Masses for my own and wife’s Ann Veitch’s soul and sixty dollars for High and Low Masses for our souls (wife & Mine) additional. I appoint Richard Dwyer, sole executor and in all other respects I do confirm my said will. In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand this 22nd day of November A.D. 1913. George Veitch. Witnesses Richard Dwyer Matthew Hawco.
(Listed in the margin of this will)
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