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 Robert Clarke of St. John's
Robert Clarke deceased.
This is the last Will and Testament of me, Robert Clarke, of St. John's
in the Island of Newfoundland, Farmer. I revoke all former Wills
by me at any time made and I appoint Bennett Stafford of St. John's aforesaid,
Druggist, the Executor of this my Will. I direct that my just debts
and my funeral and testamentary expenses shall be paid out of my estate.
I give and bequeath my pony and carriage and sleigh and harness to Lily
Stafford sister of my Executor. I give and bequeath to Henry Inder,
Telegraph Operator, nephew of my late wife, the sum of One hundred dollars.
I give and bequeath to my sister Selina Latty, of Bradpole near Bridport,
Dorsetshire, England, if living the sum of one hundred dollars. All
the rest residue and remainder of my property I give and bequeath in equal
shares to all my nephews and nieces, children of my three sisters Annie
Spiller, Sarah Marsh, and Selina Latty.
Correct William F. Lloyd
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