Description Will of Alexander Langille of Brook Road, River John, Pictou Co., NS


Will of Alex Langille, Deceased

Certified Copy for Reg of Deeds
The  last Will and Testament of Alexander Langille of Brook Road River John  in the County of Pictou Farmer

I Alexander Langille considering the uncertainty of this mortal life and being of sound mind and memory do make and publish this my last Will and testament in manner and form following that is to say

1. I give and devise to my beloved wife Catherine Langille the farm o which we now reside situate lying and being on Brook road in Pictou County purchased by me from John Langille my father by Deed bearing date the 16th. day of March AD 1864 and registered in Pictou as by reference thereto will fully and at large appear To Have and To Hold to her the said Catherine Langille the said lands therein described her heirs and assigns forever
2. I give and bequeath to my wife Catherine Langille all my personal property of whatever nature and kind belonging to me to which I shall be entitled at the time of my death subject however to the payment of my just debts and funeral expenses

And lastly I do hereby Consider and appoint my said Wife Catherine Langille and my son in law Benjamin Murphy of Trenton Pictou County  executrix and executor of this my last Will and Testament hereby revoking all former wills by me made.

In Witness Whereof I have hereunto my hand and Seal Subscribed and Set this twenty third day of January  AD 1909.

(Signed)      X  his mark       Alexander Langille     (L.S.)

Signed  seal  published and declared by the said Alexander Langille as and for his last Will and Testament in the presence of us who at his request and in his presence and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses hereto.

(Sgd.)          Roderick McCulloch
  "             John Holmes

Province of Nova Scotia

County of Pictou S.S.

In the Court of Probate of Wills

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 Alexander Langille  late of Brook road River John County of Pictou Farmer deceased  which said will  was duly admitted to Probate in said Court at Pictou on the 8th  day of(October is scratched out) November AD 1909.
John D. MacLeod  Registrar

Office, County of Pictou,  AUG 26 1910  I certify that the within instrument was duly registered at 10 AM of the above day in Book 4, page 363  on the certificate of John D. MacLeod Reg

John Yorston  Registrar.



File Location

Vault - Registry of Deeds Shelf

File number: 15W - 2300L
Contributor:    Judy Cormier | View all submissions
Tags: Alexander Langille of Brook Road River John, Catherine Langille, John Langille, Benjamin Murphy, 1909, Roderick McCulloch, John Holmes, 1910
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Uploaded on: September 21, 2015
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