7th November 1906
Last Will of Ellen Fitzpatrick
Wife of James Lannin
Transcribed from the original at the Quebec Archives: “Collection of Holographic Wills, Testaments and Codicils”
I, Ellen Fitzpatrick, wife of James Lannin, Farmer of Valcartier in the District of Quebec, do hereby declare that this is my last will and testament made at Valcartier this seventh day of November in the year of Our Lord one thousand nine hundred and six.
After my death I give and bequeath to my husband the said James Lannin should he survive me all and every my property, moveable and immoveable wheresoever situate constituting him my universal residuary legatee.
That in the event of my husband predeceasing me I give and bequeath all & every my property, moveable and immoveable wheresoever situate to my son James Lannin, constituting him my universal residuary legatee.
For the execution of this my last will I name as my Executor my said husband James Lannin and my said son James Lannin.
Signed, sealed, published and declared by me the said Ellen Fitzpatrick as and for my last will and testament in the presence of the undersigned witnesses who in my presence at my request and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed & set our names as witnesses at Valcartier this seventh day of November one thousand nine hundred and six.
Ellen Fitzpatrick, her signature
Witnesses: Michael Holton of Valcartier, Farmer, his signature; Archibald Laurie of Quebec Advocate, his signature.
NOTE: Ellen Fitzpatrick died 5 May 1914 and was buried 8 May 1914 in Valcartier at 89 years of age.
[Transcribed by Gerry Neville.] April, 2012