Transcribed by Judy Benson & Ivy Benoit. While we have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be some typographical errors
Will of Anne M. Meagher from Newfoundland will books volume 10 pages 220-221 probate year 1914
In re ANNE M. MEAGHER deceased
This is the last will and testament of me Annie M. Meagher of Saint Johnís in the Island of Newfoundland, Spinster. I direct that all my just debts funeral and testamentary expenses be first paid out of my estate, and that my said funeral expenses shall not exceed the sum of one hundred dollars. I give and bequeath unto my cousin Ellen Noonan the sum of twenty dollars to be paid to her out of the moneys standing to my credit in the Newfoundland Savings Bank, one year after my death; and also out of the rent derived from my dwelling house No. 54 Cochrane Street, I direct that the sum of twenty four dollars be annually paid to the said Ellen Noonan for and during the term of her natural life. I also give and bequeath to her my Silver watch and all my wearing apparel. I give and bequeath to my cousins Sylvester and James Meagher of Aquaforte my house Silver which is marked with the letter ďMĒ to be divided equally, as to value, between them. I give and bequeath my pair of Gold bracelets, Gold Brooch and two pair of Gold Ear Rings to Agnes Tobin daughter of William Harris Sr. Of St. Johnís Builder. I give and bequeath to Edith Williams daughter of William Williams my writing desk. I give and bequeath my Silver Cream Spoon marked with the letter ďMĒ to Mrs. Alice Scott of Barnes Road Widow. I give and bequeath my Silver Cream Jug marked with the letter ďSĒ and two table spoons marked J.C.S. to Margaret Saunders daughter of John Saunders of Sydney, Cape Breton. I give and bequeath to William Harris of St. Johnís Builder the picture of my mother now in his possession.
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)