Transcribed by Judy Benson
While I have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be some typographical errors
Newfoundland will books volume 12 page 341 probate year 1923
|Will of Richard Drake|
|In re RICHARD DRAKE. DECEASED.
This is the last Will and Testament of me Richard Drake of St. Johnís in the Island of Newfoundland, Master Mariner.
FIRST: I give and bequeath all my property to my son John Drake and my daughter Maria Drake in equal shares as tenants in common and I appoint my said daughter sole executrix of this my will.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF: I have hereunto subscribed and set my hand this 31st day of January, Anno Domini, One thousand nine hundred and twenty two. RICHARD DRAKE.
SIGNED by the said Richard Drake as his last Will in the presence of us, who in his presence at his request and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses.
Jas P. Blackwood.
A. C. Blackwood.
William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland
(Listed in the Margin next to this will the following
Fiat March 31/23
to Maria Drake