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 10 page 317 probate year 1915

Will of Edward J. Malone


This is the last will and testament of me Edward J. Malone of Saint Johnís Tailor.

1. I give devise and bequeath all my property estate and effects of every description to my executor hereinafter named upon trust to invest the same and to pay the income thereon to my wife Sarah Ann Malone or to permit her to have the use of the same during her natural life with power to my said executor to keep any investments existing at the time of my death and to vary any investments and to invest in mortgages upon land and property in Saint Johnís.

2. I further give to my said executor power in his discretion to realize any portion of my estate and to pay to my wife out of the proceeds thereof such sum or sums in addition to the income of my estate as may in the opinion of my executor be necessary for her suitable maintenance and support during her life.

3. On the death of my said wife I give devise and bequeath such portion of my estate as shall then remain to my nieces Florence Croke Mary Croke Olive Croke Catherine Croke and Myrtle Croke children of James Croke of Saint Johnís or to the then survivors of them share and share alike.

4. I appoint James Croke of Saint Johnís executor of this my will. Witness my hand at Saint Johnís aforesaid this 21st day of June Anno Domini one thousand nine hundred and twelve. E. J. Malone. Signed published and declared by the said testator as and for his last will and testament in the presence of us who at his request in his presence and in the presence of each other all present at the same time have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses W.Oí.D. Kelly. Katherine Murphy.

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following) Fiat May 26/15 C.J. Probate May 27/15 granted to Jas Croke Estate sworn at $6641.00

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