Will of  Rebecca Oke from Newfoundland will books vol 11 page 421 probate year 1920

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 Rebecca Oke of St. John's
In re                    
Rebecca Oke  deceased.

This is the last will and testament of me Rebecca Oke of St. John's in the Island of Newfoundland, widow.  I appoint my daughter, Amelia Noonan, sole executrix of this my last will and testament.  I bequeath to my grandson Claude Noonan the engraving "Mary, Queen of Scots" I will and bequeath to my said daughter, Amelia Noonan all my interest whatsoever in the leasehold property situate at No. 47 Quidi Vidi Road and the renewal of the lease thereof and also all and whatsoever property goods chattels and effects of which I may die possessed.  It is my wish and desire that at the expiration of the lease of the property now occupied by me the renewal thereof shall be given to my daughter, Amelia Noonan.  In witness whereof I have subscribed my signature hereto at St. John's aforesaid this sixteenth day of January A.D. 1920.  Rebecca Oke.  Signed published and declared by the testatrix as her last will and testament in our presence who in her presence and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses.  W. Walsh.  Chas E. Hunt.       

Correct William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland. 
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat Feb. 21/20
Kent J.
Probate granted
to Amelia
Feb. 23/20.
Estate sworn
at $375.00

© 2003 Judy Benson and NL GenWeb