Transcribed by Judy Benson & Ivy Benoit. While we have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be some typographical errors
Newfoundland will books volume 7 page 497
|Will of John W. McCoubrey|
John W. Last will of
This is the last will and Testament of John W. McCoubrey of Saint John’s Newfoundland made on this twenty third day of May A.D. one thousand nine hundred and five I give and bequeath to my nephew Andrew Edward Wright of St. John’s, Newfoundland all monies in my name in the Savings Bank of Montreal and in the Savings Bank of Newfoundland my Masonic insurance, my Newfoundland British Society mortality money, my watch & chain. The stock in trade and good will of the “Times” printing offices with outstanding bills due out of which all private and business debts are to be paid. The residue if any whether personal or of any other description, I also give and bequeath to my aforesaid nephew Andrew Edward Wright
Signed by the above named testator in the presence of us present at the same time who have hereunto signed our names as witnesses thereto in the presence of the said testator and in the presence of each other.
Geo. Skelton. John F. Tap(?).
I certify the foregoing to be a correct copy of the last will of John W. McCoubrey
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the Margin next to this will the following)
8 June 1905
Andrew E. Knight
Jno. S. Keeting
Est. (too faint)