Description Will of Donald Henderson of River John, Pictou Co., NS


Will of Donald Henderson, Deceased

Certified Copy for Reg of Deeds
This is the last will and testament of me Donald Henderson of River John in the County of Pictou, Shoemaker

I give devise and bequeath all the real and personal property and real estate to which I shall be entitled at the time of my decease unto my son Daniel Henderson absolutely and forever upon the express condition that he my said son shall and will at all times after my decease on the premises hereby devised maintain and support my dear wife Elizabeth Henderson with ** food clothing attendance medical aid, all necessaries suitable to her rank and station in life for and during the term or period of her natural life

And shall pay to my daughter Bessie Henderson the sum of one hundred Dollars in one year after the date of my decease

I appoint my said son Daniel Henderson Sole executor of this my last Will and Testament and I do hereby revoke all former Testamentary writings by me at any time heretofore made.

In Witness Whereof I have hereunto set my hand this seventh day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred

Signed      Donald Henderson

Signed by the said Testator as his last Will and Testament in the presence of us both present at the same time who at his request and in his presence and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses.

Signed          John Gollam
Signed          David Langille

County of Pictou S.S.
In the Court of Probate

I John D. McLeod Registrar of said Court do hereby certify that the foregoing paper writing is a true copy of the last Will and Testament of Donald Henderson late of River John in the County of Pictou Shoemaker deceased which said will  was duly admitted to Probate in said Court at Pictou on the 14th  day of December AD 1905.
Witness my hand at Pictou aforesaid this 14th. day of December AD 1905.

John D. MacLeod  Registrar


Office, County of Pictou, AUG 10 1906  I certify that the within instrument was duly registered at 12:30 PM of the above day in Book 4, page 169  on the certificate of John D. MacLeod Reg

John Yorston  Registrar.



File Location

Vault - Registry of Deeds Shelf

File number: 15W - 2239H
Contributor:    Judy Cormier | View all submissions
Tags: Donald Henderson of River John Shoemaker, 1900, Daniel Henderson, Elizabeth Henderson, Bessie Henderson, 1905, John Gollam, David Langille, 1906
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Uploaded on: June 16, 2015
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