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 7 pages 357 - 358 probate year 1904

Will of Robert Mare


In the name of God Amen. This is the last will and testament of me Robert Langrishe Mare of St. John's I nominate and appoint my darling wife Bella Mare executrix to this my will. I desire that she may as soon as possible after my death collect the payment of my policies of insurance on my life also any money that may be due me by pensions in business &c I also desire if she thinks fit, that the furniture to be sold and that the whole amount derived be judiciously invested for the support of my wife and children and their education, when the children are educated I leave it entirely optional with my darling wife which part of my estate if any she will give to either one or the whole of my children, I desire should my darling wife marry again or die the whole amount be divided between my children in equal parts I suggest that my wife be advised by her father and my father if possible

In witness whereof I hereunto sign my name and affix my seal this 13th day of October A.D. 1894 at Saint John's aforesaid.

R. L. Mare (LS)

Signed sealed and acknowledged by the Testator as his last will and Testament in presence of each of us together present.

Wm. D. O'Brien J.W. Walsh.

I certify that the foregoing is a correct copy of the last will of Robert Langrishe Mare.
D.M. Browning

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)

9 May 1904
Emerson J.
Letters of Probate Granted on
the 9th day of May 1904
to Bella M. Mare
Estate sworn $4550.00

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