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 Lester Densmore Barbour of Newtown
Lester Densmore Barbour deceased
1. I, Lester Densmore Barbour of Newtown, but at present of St.
John's, Soldier, hereby revoke all testamentary dispositions heretofore
made by me and declare this to be my last will. 2. I appoint
Samuel Barbour of Newtown, my Uncle, to be Executor of this my will.
3. I bequeath unto the firm of E&S. Barbour, doing business
at Newtown, all my life insurance in the Manufacturers and Sun Life Insurance
Companies, absolutely. 4. I devise and bequeath all moneys
in my name in the Bank of Montreal and Cochrane Street Methodist Church
onto my Executor in trust to pay the income from said moneys onto my mother
-Mary Jane Barbour- during her life or until she remarries, when
at her death or remarriage, I devise and bequeath all the said moneys onto
my brothers Job and Carlsen Barbour, absolutely. Share and share
alike. 5. I devise and bequeath all the residue of my real
and personal estate and effects onto my brothers Job and Carlsen Barbour,
absolutely, share and share alike. In witness whereof I have hereunto
set my hand at St. John's this 14th day of May A.D. 1917. Lester
D. Barbour. Signed by the said Lester Densmore Barbour as his last
will, in the presence of us, who in his presence at his request and in
the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses.
Florence Ewing S. G. Foote Solr.
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