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|Will of William Hennebury|
In the Supreme Court
In re the estate of William Hennebury
Late of St. Johnís in the Province of
Newfoundland, Council Foreman,
OATH OF ADMINISTRATOR
WITH THE WILL ANNEXED
Administration e T a granted to Winifred
On the 6th day of Sept.
Value of Estate $ 7,500.00
Sureties Augustus Ryan LS
Joseph Drover LS
Vol. 11 Ė Folio 344
Written in the top left corner of page
Fiat H. A. Winter, J.
Sept. 6th. 1952
TO THE HONOURABLE THE SUPREME COURT OF NEWFOUNDLAND OR ONE OF
THE HONOURABLE JUDGES THEREOF
The Petition of Winifred Hennebury, of St. Johnís in the Province
of Newfoundland, Widow
HUMBLY SHEWETH AS FOLLOWS:
1. William Hennebury late of St. Johnís, Council Foremen died at St. Johnís
on or about the 25th day of August A. D. 1952 having previously made
his last Will and Testament but by it appointed no Executor thereof.
2. The paper writing hereto annexed marked ďAĒ is the said last Will
and Testament of the said deceased proved upon the affidavit of
Mary Adams of St. Johnís aforesaid Married Woman, one of the subscribing
3. The paper writing hereto annexed marked ďBĒ is the correct full
and true Inventory and valuation of the property and effects of the said
deceased at the time of his death so far as Your Petitioner can ascer-
4. The said deceased left him surviving his lawful widow, Your Petitioner
and as next of kin: Annie Hennebury of St. Johnís aforesaid Widow, mother
of the said deceased; and Ewin Hennebury of St. Johnís aforesaid Labourer;
Francis Hennebury of St. Johnís aforesaid Labourer; Thomas Hennebury of
St. Johnís aforesaid Labourer; John Hennebury of St. Johnís aforesaid
Labourer; Joseph Hennebury of St. Johnís aforesaid Labourer, brothers of
the said deceased; and Anne Hennebury of St. Johnís aforesaid Spinster, sister of the said deceased, and no other next of kin.
5. No Letters of probate of any Will or Letters of Administration of (initials left of #5)
The estate of the said deceased have been granted forth of this Honourable
Your Petitioner therefore humbly prays that this Honourable Court
Or Your Lordship may be pleased to grant to her Letters of Administration
Cum testamento annexo of the estate and effects of the said deceased and
Your Petitioner as in duty bound will ever pray etc.
Dated at St. Johnís this 23rd. day of September A. D. 1952.
PARSONS & MORGAN
Solicitors for Petitioner.
THIS IS THE PAPER WRITING MARKED ďAĒ 21 York St. St. Johnís
REFERRED TO IN THE FOREGOING PETITION Newfoundland
OF WINIFRED HENNEBURY AND PROVED UPON August 12, 1952
THE AFFIDAVIT OF MARY ADAMS.
My last Will and Testament Ė
I William Francis Hennebury of 21 York St.,
St. Johnís, Nfld., being in my right mind
do hereby will and bequeath all my
Possessions to my wife Winifred Hennebury
Of 21 York St. St. Johnís Nfld.
My possessions include my house number
21 York St. St. Johnís, Nfld and the possessions
contained therein. Also whatsoever money
I possess including a balance to my credit
in the Newfoundland Savings Bank,
St. Johnís, Nfld.
Witnessed by: - Signed by my own hand
this twelfth day of August
Eric Brewin LS Nineteen hundred and fifty two.
23 York St.
William Hennebury LS
Mrs. Mary Adams LS
20 York St