Description Will of Alex Cameron of White Hill Road, Hopewell, Pictou Co., NS


Will & Codicil of Alex Cameron, deceased

Certified Copy for the Reg of Deeds

I Alexander Cameron, Farmer, White Hill Road, Hopewell County of Pictou and Province of Nova Scotia, being this day sound in mind and memory and desirous to arrange my worldly matters do make and declare this my last will and testament.

1. The part of my farm which I have kept in my own hand I require my son John Duncan to cultivate and work and the proceeds shall go to provide for me and my wife during our natural lives and at our death shall be his. If my son fail in this and that we have just and sufficient to complain of neglect on his part, I will not feel bound by the above.

2.I further require of my son John Duncan that my wife if she survives me shall during her life receive the same attention and the same allowance that was provided during my life.

(Signed) X his mark Alexander Cameron

In the presence of

(Sgd.) A. Maclean

    "    Mrs. Jean McPhee


The following is a codicil to my last Will and Testament.

I bequeath to my grandson Hugh McPhie the shop and lot owned by me in the village of Hopewell.

(Signed) X his mark Alexander Cameron

October 29, 1906

In the presence of

(Sgd.) Florence McPhie

    "     W.H. Robbins


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 within type written is a true and correct copy of the last Will and Testament with codicil of Alexander Cameron late of White Hill Road County of Pictou Farmer deceased which said will was duly admitted to Probate in said Court 

Witness my hand at Pictou this 20th. day of August AD 1912 of said Court with codicil. Witness my hand at Pictou this 20 day of August AD 1912. John D. MacLeod Registrar

Stamp - PROVINCE OF NOVA SCOTIA, REGISTRAR OF DEEDS Office, County of Pictou, OCT 14 1912 I certify that the within instrument was duly registered at 2 PM of the above day in Book 5 page 95 on the certificate of John D. MacLeod Reg John Yorston Registrar.

File Location

Vault - Registry of Deeds Shelf

File number: 15W - 1116C
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Tags: Alexander Cameron of White Hill Road Hopewell, 1906, John Duncan Cameron, A. Maclean, Mrs. Jean McPhee, Hugh McPhie, Florence McPhie, W.H. Robbins, 1912, ,
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