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 13 page 249 probate year 1925

Will of Thomas Henry Nichols


THIS is the last Will and Testament of me, THOMAS HENRY NICHOLS, of St. John's, Carpenter.

FIRST: I desire that all my just debts and funeral and testamentary expenses shall be first paid.

SECOND: I appoint my daughter, Annie Vatcher, Executrix of this my Will.

THIRD: I bequeath to my said daughter, Annie Vatcher, the land with dwelling house thereon which I now occupy situate No. 38 Mullock Street held by me under lease from Tobin's Estate for her sole use and benefit.

FOURTH: I bequeath to my daughter Elizabeth Isabella Frances Downing all that piece or parcel of land situate at Harbor Grace which was occupied by me when I lived at Harbor Grace, and which is now occupied by Ambrose Downing, for her sole use and benefit for ever.

FIFTH: I confirm to my wife, Susan Nichols, my life insurance for One thousand dollars in the Orange Mutual Benefit Fund made in her favor.

SIXTH: I bequeath to my said wife all my household goods and furniture and all other property, goods and effects of which I shall die possessed.

WITNESS my hand at St. John's this Second day of June A.D. 1915.


SIGNED PUBLISHED AND DECLARED by the said Testator as and for his last Will and Testament who in our presence and in the presence of each other, all present at the same time, have hereto subscribed our names as witnesses.

D. Morison. Chas. E. Hunt.

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

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat Oct 20/25 Horwood C J. Adm C. T. A. granted to John G. Barnes Dec 10/25. Estate sworn at $1900.00

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