Transcribed by Judy Benson and Ivy Benoit. While we have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be
some typographical errors
Newfoundland will books volume 11 page 531 probate year 1920
Will of David Brine|
In re: DAVID BRINE DECEASED.
This is the last will and Testament of me David Brine, of St. John's in the
Island of Newfoundland, Laborer.
I revoke all former wills by me at any time made, and I appoint my stepson,
Michael Miller, the Executor of this my will.
I will and direct that my just debts and my funeral and testamentary expenses
shall be first paid out of my estate.
I give and bequeath to Patrick Miller, son of my stepson James Miller, on his
attaining the age of twenty one years the sum of two hundred and eighty dollars.
I give and bequeath to my said stepson Michael Miller for his own use
absolutely all the rest and residue of whatsoever property I may die possessed,
including in particular my leasehold messuage No. 50 Signal Hill Road and all the
household furniture and effects therein contained, and also any cash remaining in
Bank or on hand after the payment of my funeral and testamentary expenses and the
bequest to Patrick Miller hereinafter mentioned.
In the event of the said Patrick Miller dying before attaining the age of
twenty one years then and in such case the said sum of two hundred and eighty
dollars and all interest thereon shall go to my said stepson Michael Miller.
In witness whereof I have hereunto subscribed my hand at St. John's aforesaid
this tenth day of May A.D. 1920.
David his X mark Brine
Signed Published and Declared by the Testator as and for his last will and
Testament in presence of us, both being present at the same time who at his request
and in his presence hereunto subscribe our names as witnesses attesting the due
execution hereof, the same having been first read over and explained to the
Testator who appeared perfectly to understand the same and who signed the same by
making his mark thereto in our presence.
John Walsh. W. J. Higgins.
Correct William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland.
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat Oct. 27/20
to Michael Miller
© Judy Benson, Ivy Benoit and NL GenWeb