Transcribed by Judy Benson & Ivy Benoit. While
we have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be
some typographical errors
will books volume 8 pages 485-486 probate year 1908
Will of Philip Henry Hutchins Senior|
Philip H. Hutchins deceased.
This is the last will and Testament of me Philip Henry Hutchins of Greenspond in the Island of Newfoundland, Merchant
First I give devise and bequeath to my wife Annie Hutchins during her natural life all my Household Furniture china Glass earthenware and Household effects of every description and kind whatsoever as well as one half of my Mercantile Business and Premises and every thing belonging or appertaining thereto.
Second After the decease of my said wife I give devise and bequeath to all my children their and each of their Executors administrators and assigns share and share alike all my said Household Furniture china Glass earthenware and Household effects before mentioned as well as the other half and remainder of my Mercantile business and premises aforesaid.
Third I hereby revoke all former wills and Codicils by me at any time made and declare this to be my last will and Testament. And I hereby appoint my son Philip Henry of St. Johnís Clerk sole executor of this my last will and Testament DMB
(sgd) Philip Henry Hutchins In witness whereof In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand at Greenspond aforesaid this Twenty-seventh day of September A.D. one thousand eight hundred and eighty nine (sgd) Philip Henry Hutchins Signed by the said Testator in our presence who at his request and in the presence of each other have hereunto set our names as witnesses on the day and year and place aforesaid Augustus O Hayward George Burry.
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
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