This will was read, recorded and transcribed by JUDY BENSON
While I have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be some typographical errors
Will of Mary Anne Reddy of St. John's
Mary Anne Reddy deceased.
This is the last will and testament of me, Mary Ann Reddy, wife of Michael
Reddy of St. John's in the Dominion of Newfoundland made this 18th day
of March A. D. 1920. I hereby revoke all former wills and testamentary
dispositions by me at any time heretofore made. I appoint my husband
to be the sole executor of this my will. I direct that all my just
debts funeral and testamentary expenses be paid as soon after my decease
as may be convenient. I direct that all my just debts funeral and
other expenses be paid out of my money in Bank and Debenture Stock and
the balance is to go to my mother and father jointly. I give devise
and bequeath to my mother and father for their joint lives and for the
life of the survivor of them the old homestead on Nagles Hill and half
of my land, and after the death of the survivor to my step son Lee Reddy
absolutely. I give devise and bequeath to my husband the new house
on Nagles Hill owned by me together with the barn and half my land absolutely.
In consideration of this my husband is to support my father and mother.
The sum of one hundred dollars is to be given to Rev. Father O'Callahan
to celebrate Masses for the repose of my soul. All the rest residue
remainder of my estate I leave to my mother and father jointly.
Correct William F. Lloyd
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