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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 8 pages 589-590 probate year 1909

Will of Bridget Duggan

In re: BRIDGET DUGGAN. DECEASED

This is the last will and Testament of me Bridget Duggan of St. Johnís Licensed Publican after the payment of all my just debts funeral and testamentary expenses I give devise and bequeath as follows: -
(1) To sister Christina of the Presentation Convent St. Patricks St. Johnís the sum of four hundred dollars
(2) To Brother Ennis of Mount Cashel Torbay Road St. Johnís the sum of four hundred dollars
(3) My share in the business carried under the name of Bridget Duggan Water Street St. Johnís to Thomas Bride of St. Johnís.
(4) The sum of four hundred to be devoted by my Executor towards defraying the costs of funeral expenses and Tombstone
(5) To the Belvedere Orphanage St. Johnís the sum of four hundred dollars
(6) To the superioress of Littledale Convent St. Johnís the sum of one hundred dollars
(7) To my brother Michael Duggan of Tipperary the sum of four hundred dollars
(8) To Annie Carew of St. Johnís the sum of four hundred dollars
(9) To Minnie Pendergast of Boston the sum of four hundred dollars
(10) To Thomas Bride the rest residue of my Estate and effects of every kind and wheresoever situate I appoint said Thomas Bride Executor of this my will. Bridget Duggan Signed by the said Testatrix as and for her last will and Testament in our presence who in her presence and at her request have hereinto subscribed our names as witnesses at St. Johnís this 2nd June A.D. 1909 The words "I appoint the said Thomas Bride Executor of this my will" having been first inserted on the 13th & 14th line 2nd page Daniel OíCallaghan M.P. Gibbs

Certified correct, D. M. Browning Registrar
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat June 13/09 Emerson J. Probate June 14/09 granted to Thomas Bride Estate sworn at $9797.84

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