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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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Ambrose Moore Young
Will of Ambrose Moore Young
from Newfoundland will books volume 13 pages
83-84 probate year 1925
AMBROSE MOORE YOUNG. DECEASED.
In the name of God Amen
But if my wife should be foolish enough to marry again she shall
forfeit all claims to this will
I Ambrose Moore Young being in sound mind & weak in body do
make this my last Will & Testament.
hereby bequeath to my wife Eliza Young as long as she do not
marry again all my worldy possessions until her death with the
exceptions of the following clauses.
That my son Walter Hopkins Young shall have
my Victory Bonds & Interest
after my death providing I do not live untill the said Victory
Reason of distinsion I gave Elsie Two Hundred Dollars towards piano
That my wife the said Eliza Young shall pay to my daughter Elsie
Rabbitts out of my Bank a/c the sum of One Hundred Dollars. (see
Mrs Ebin Taylor borrowed One hundred dollars from me not paid making both
equal to three hundred dollars each
That my wife the said Eliza Young shall pay to my daughter Maria
Taylor Two Hundred Dollars. (see remarks)
Will find all papers in bottom of safe & that my son W.H. Young shall
give the said safe back empty to my daughter Maria Taylor
That after the death of my wife my son Walter Hopkins Young shall
be the sole possessor of all moneys in Bank not expended by my
wife & everything
else that I possess such as Receipts; shares in Public Service Co;
Bonds in Orange Hall (Aujhrim Lodge) & all my worldy possessions.
That my wife Eliza Young shall receive as soon as possible
after my death $35.00 owed to me by Masonic Lodge NO1275 Hts Content.
My watch to be for Herma Young but not to have it in his
possession until he is old enough to take care of it.
That my Daughter-in-law
Elizabeth Young wife of my son said Walter
Hopkins Young shall receive
from my wife if alive at my death & if my Bank a/c still exceed
Two Thousand dollars; the sum of One Hundred dollars. And my wife
the said Eliza Young shall purchase a Head Stone
to bear a inscription of my death & a place for a inscription for her death & also
a concrete square for two grave spaces in the Church of England
Cemetery at Hearts Content.
Written this Eleventh day of June One thousand
Nine Hundred and Twenty four.
(Signed) AMBROSE MOORE YOUNG
I do hereby appoint Mr. James A. Moore & Mr Archibald Farnham as
my Executors & also attach my own signature this Eleventh day of
AMBROSE M YOUNG
Witnesses Archibald Farnham
James Allison Moore
Witness Charles Rowe.
William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland.
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat March 3/25.
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