Description Will of George Laurie of Westville, NS


Will of Geo. Laurie, Deceased

Certified Copy for Reg of Deeds
This is the  last will and testament of me the undersigned George Laurie of Westville in the County of Pictou, and Province of Nova Scotia.

I give, devise and bequeath whatever Real Estate or Personal Property and of whatever kind I may possess at the time of my decease in manner and form following: - that is to say.

My brother Thomas Laurie to have one-fourth in value of the whole in such a way as my Executor hereinafter named shall consider best for his benefit. and it si the true intent and meaning of these presents that if one-fourth as above stated be paid to him in money or otherwise that the whole shall go to my sister Christy Ann Fraser.
I hereby nominate and appoint my nephew Alexander C. Fraser sole Executor of this my last Will and Testament.

In Witness Whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal at Westville this fifteenth day of July (1909)  in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and nine.

(Signed)      George Laurie       L.S.

Signed, sealed, published and declared as and for the last Will and Testament of George Laurie in the presence of us the subscribing witnesses, who at his request and in his presence and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses.

(Signed)          Robert Cumming
      "           Robert Sutherland

Court of Probate
County of Pictou S.S.

I John D. McLeod Registrar of said Court do hereby certify that the written paper writing is a true copy of the last Will and Testament of George Laurie late of Westville in the County of Pictou Esquire deceased  which said will  was duly admitted to Probate in said Court at Pictou on the 14th  day of November AD 1911.

Witness my hand at Pictou in said County this 14th. day of November AD 1911.
John D. MacLeod  Registrar


Office, County of Pictou,  MAR 29  1912  I certify that the within instrument was duly registered at 2PM of the above day in Book 5, page 69  on the certificate of John D. MacLeod Reg

John Yorston  Registrar.



File Location

Vault - Registry of Deeds Shelf

File number: 15W - 2307L
Contributor:    Judy Cormier | View all submissions
Tags: George Laurie of Westville, 1909, Thomas Laurie, Christy Ann Fraser, Alexander C. Fraser, 1911, Robert Cumming, Robert Sutherland, 1912
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Uploaded on: November 23, 2015
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