Will of John Kennedy

from Newfoundland will books vol 4 p 470 probate year 1883

(This will is reprinted exactly as it appears in the will book)

In re

John Kennedy deceased.

I John Kennedy declare this to be my last will and testament. First I bequeath unto my three nephews John Kennedy Terrence Kennedy and Nicholas P. Kennedy the sum of (symbol for pounds) 450. now in Bank to be equally divided between them the said three nephews. In Union Bank (symbol for pounds) 250 Savings Bank (symbol for pounds) 200. Secondly I bequeath unto my three nephews above mentioned my possessions and effects together with my household furniture to have and to hold for ever. Thirdly I hereby appointed John Kennedy as my executor in witness whereof I hereunto affix my signature John (his mark) X Kennedy, Signed in presence of us as witnesses this 2nd day of June A.D. 1883, Edmund Butler. Patrick McCarthy Terrence Kennedy Nicholas Kennedy Thomas Kennedy.

Certified Correct,

D.M. Browning


Transcribed by Joanne Connors 2002.