Description Will of Donald Grant of New Glasgow, NS


Estate of Donald Grant, late of New Glasgow, Carpenter, deceased, Testate

Certified Copy of Will for the Registrar of Deeds

I, Donald Grant of New Glasgow in the County of Pictou and Province of Nova Scotia, Carpenter, Do hereby make and publish this my last Will and testament.

First. I give devise and bequeath unto my son Angus Grant, the lot of land Situate on the corner of South George, and Prince Albert Streets, with the factory, office, and Storehouses and other buildings together with the plant, machinery, stock in trade, and the business.

Second. I give devise and bequeath unto my beloved wife Elizabeth Grant, all the rest and residue of my Estate real and personal.

I nominate and appoint Angus Grant and Sophia Grant my son and daughter, Executors of this my  Will.

Dated at New Glasgow this twenty ninth day of December A.D. 1896.

Signed        Donald Grant

Signed  by the testator in our presence, who in the presence of the Testator and of each other subscribed our names as witnesses.

Signed       ----  H. Murray
    "        ----  John McGillvray

County of Pictou Sf

In the Court of Probate of Wills

I do hereby certify that the foregoing instrument consisting of part of a page, is an exact and literal copy of the last Will and Testament of Donald Grant, late of New Glasgow in the County of Pictou, Carpenter, deceased, Testate, which has been duly filed and admitted to Probate in accordance with the practice of the Court.

Given under my hand at Pictou, this 30th day of January A.D. 1897.

John H. Lane  Registrar

To the Registrar of Deeds for the County of Pictou

Stamp - Province of Nova Scotia, Registrar of Deeds
Office, County of Pictou,  9th Feby. 1897  I certify that the within instrument was duly registered at 10AM of the above day in Will Book 3, pages 89 on the certificate of John H. Lane Rgr.

John Yorston  Registrar


File Location

Vault - Registry of Deeds Shelf

File number: 15W - 2163G
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