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 255 probate year 1911

Will of Edwin Clarke


Last will and Testament I, Edwin Clarke, of St. John's, in the Island of Newfoundland, in the year of our Lord, one thousand nine hundred and eleven, Declare this to be my last will and Testament.

    1. I devise to my wife, Anna Clarke, the dwelling house No. 26 William Street, in the City of St. John's for the remainder of her life. After her death the said dwelling house to become the property of my son, Allan Clarke.
    2. I give and bequeath to my said wife, her heirs and assigns, all household goods, chattels and effects and furniture.
    3. I give and bequeath to my said wife, all the rest residue and remainder of all moneys which may remain at the Bank or elsewhere at the time of my death for her use and maintenance
In witness thereof I have set my Hand and Seal This 24th day of February A.D. 1911 Edwin Clarke. (LS) Signed by the Testator in the presence of us, who in the presence of each other have herewith subscribed our signatures (signed) George P. Janes. (signed) Charles Chafe.

Certified correct, D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat May 6/11 C.J. adm. C.t.a. May 6/11 granted to Anna Clarke Estate sworn at $2350.00 Sureties Geo. P. Janes Chas. Chafe

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