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Will of William Hennebury
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In the Supreme Court

In re the estate of William Hennebury

Late of St. Johnís in the Province of

Newfoundland, Council Foreman,

deceased

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OATH OF ADMINISTRATOR

WITH THE WILL ANNEXED

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Administration e T a granted to Winifred

Hennebury

On the 6th day of Sept.

A.D. 1952,

Value of Estate $ 7,500.00

Sureties Augustus Ryan LS

Joseph Drover LS

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Vol. 11 Ė Folio 344

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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

witnesses thereto.

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-

tain.

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

Court.

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.

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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

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