Transcribed by Judy Benson & Ivy Benoit. While I have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be some typographical errors

Newfoundland will books volume 9 page 146 probate year 1910

Will of Alfred King


This is the Last will and Testament of me Alfred King, of 138 Casey St. St. Johnís whereas I am of sound and disposing mind, memory, and understanding, but being week in body, and desiring to have my worldly affairs settled. I make this my last will and Testament.

I do will devise and direct that Reuben Pippy, of Charlton St. Johnís clerk; and William Howell of Cornwall Avenue St. Johnís Tallyman be the executors of this my last will. I bequeath to my daughter Phoebe Jane Harris, wife of John Harris of St. Johnís, the sum of one hundred dollars; I bequeath to my daughter Jessie Howell, wife of the above mentioned William Howell, the sum of one hundred dollars; I bequeath to my daughter Laura Pippy, wife of the above named Reuben Pippy, the sum of one hundred dollars. The residue of my estate I bequeath to my wife Selina King.

Dated at St. Johnís this 21st day of April A.D. 1910 Alfred his x mark King Signed published and declared by the said Testator as and for his last will and Testament in the presence of us who in the presence of the said Testator and of each other have subscribed our names as witnesses hereto the same having been read over to the Testator in our presence Charles Hackett George Forshaw

Certified correct,
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following) Fiat Emerson J. Oct. 6/10 Probate Oct 8/10 Reuben Pippy & William Howell Estate sworn at $550.00

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