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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 12 page 216 probate year 1922

Will of Mary Cummings

In re: MARY CUMMINGS DECEASED.

This is the last will and testament of me Mary Cummings of St. Johnís in the Island of Newfoundland, Spinster.

1. I hereby revoke all other wills and testaments if any heretofore made by me.

2. I appoint the Rt. Hon. Sir Edward P. Morris K. C. To be the executor of this my last will and testament.

3. I leave and bequeath the house belonging to me, near the Gas Works, St. Johnís to the Nuns of the St. Patrickís Convent in St. Johnís, to be the property of the said Convent.

4. I leave and bequeath whatever money and property I may die possessed of (over and above the aforesaid house) to my executor in trust to place a headstone to the memory of my father James Cummings and my self, and the remainder if any to be applied to purchase masses for my soul. MARY CUMMINGS. Signed and Declared by the said Mary Cummings as and for her last will and testament this 27th day of January A.D. 1915 in the presence of us who in her presence and the presence of each other did sign our names as subscribing witnesses thereto. BRIAN DUNFIELD of St. Johnís. Solicitor. JULIA MCLOUGHLAN.

CORRECT.
William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland

(Listed in the Margin next to this will the following)
Fiat June 3/22 Horwood C.J. Adm. C. T. A.
granted to Mr. William F. Lloyd. June 8/22. Estate sworn at $500.00

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