Copy from the Principal Probate Registry of the Will and Testament of Kenyon Stuart Grieve Sommerville care of Lloyds Bank Limited, Taunton, Somerset, formerly of 20, Hollingbourne Gardens, Ealing, Middlesex and of the Beaufort Hotel, St Helier. As a life member of the Cremation Society of England desires for his body to be cremated and his ashes scattered on a windy day. Wishes that his funeral be carried out in a simple manner and that no tablet or memorial be erected to his memory. Dated 22/04/1953. Codicil Added 17/05/1953. [Includes one closed document]

Reference: D/Y/B1/22/31

Date: January 15th 1954 - January 15th 1954

Will and Testament of Guy William Hay Verner, of the Woodlands Hotel, Grouville. Desires to be buried in St Saviour's Churchyard beside his ancestor, David Verner. Bequeaths to James William Hay Verner, all his medals, two pistol holsters, all his manuscript letters and family documents of the 18th and 19th centuries, all clothes and jewellery. Dated 05/09/1951. [Includes one closed document]

Reference: D/Y/B1/22/37

Date: January 20th 1954 - January 20th 1954

Will and Testament of Lady Julia Matilda Venables Vernon, née Gosset, of St Peter's House, St Peter, widow of Sir William Henry Venables Vernon, former bailiff of the island. Desires to be buried in her family burial place in St Saviour's Cemetery. Bequeaths to Arthur Villeneuve Nicolle, the property St Peter's House; to Guy Malet de Carteret, two portraits in oil by Buxton; to the St Saviour's Parish Church, £200; to the Jersey Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, £100; to the Royal National Lifeboat Institution, £100. Dated 03/10/1945. Codicil Added 16/11/1950. [Includes three closed documents]

Reference: D/Y/B1/23/39

Date: March 8th 1954 - March 8th 1954

Copy from the Supreme Court of South Africa, Cape of Good Hope Provincial Division of the Will and Testament of Olof Axel Ohlsson, of Flat 4, Eversley, Grove Avenue, Claremont, Cape Province. Desires to be buried in the same grave of his late wife Ethel Temple Ohlsson in the private cemetery of the farm known as Granta in the District of Komgha, Cape Province. Dated 02/04/1953. Codicil Added 07/11/1953. [Includes one closed document]

Reference: D/Y/B1/24/10

Date: April 6th 1954 - April 6th 1954

Will and Testament of Julia Whitley, of Valetta, 51, New St John's Road, St Helier. Desires to be buried with her sisters in St Martin's Churchyard and to place an inscription on her headstone. Dated 06/10/1949. [Includes one closed document]

Reference: D/Y/B1/24/46

Date: May 14th 1954 - May 14th 1954

Will and Testament of Julia Jane Charlotte de la Mare, née Founey, widow of Peter John de la Mare, of 3, D'Auvergne Lane, Roseville Street, St Helier. Desires to be buried in Mont a L'Abbé Cemetery and for the funeral service to be at St Luke's Church. Dated 11/05/1950. Codicil Added 19/07/1950. [Includes four closed documents]

Reference: D/Y/B1/25/44

Date: July 16th 1954 - July 16th 1954

Will and Testament of Henrietta Humphries, née Baker, widow of Thomas Armstrong Humphries, of Sandybrook Nursing Home, St Peter. Desires for her funeral arrangements to be made by Edith Ann Oakley, née Jeune and wants a slab in keeping with the present cross and kerbing. Bequeaths to Arthur Franklin, her grandfather clock. Dated 11/11/1953. Codicil Added 11/11/1953. [Includes two closed documents]

Reference: D/Y/B1/25/62

Date: August 4th 1954 - August 4th 1954

Will and Testament of Clifford Bryan Gregory, of 5, Salvandy Terrace. Desires to be buried in Mont a L'Abbé Cemetery. Dated 10/04/1954. [Includes two closed document]

Reference: D/Y/B1/26/37

Date: September 24th 1954 - September 24th 1954

Copy from the Principal Probate Registry of the Will and Testament of Margaret Evelyn Jenkins, widow of Richard Jenkins, of 63, Winchester Court, London, formerly of Richmond House, Swansea. Desires to be buried at Mumbles Cemetery, Swansea with her husband. Includes lists of bequeathals. Dated 30/06/1935. Codicil Added 14/02/1938. Second Codicil Added 01/07/1939. [Includes one closed document]

Reference: D/Y/B1/26/58

Date: October 18th 1954 - October 18th 1954

Will and Testament of Jeanne Augustine Hervé, widow of Julien Pierre Berthelot, of Ramadi, Plat Douet Road, St Clement. Desires to be buried in St Malo. Dated 11/09/1952. Codicil Added 07/12/1954. [Includes one closed document]

Reference: D/Y/B1/27/42

Date: December 30th 1954 - December 30th 1954

Will and Testament of Thomas Jeune Pugsley, son of Thomas, of St Clement. Desires his funeral to be as simple as possible and no headstone or stonework should be placed on his grave. Bequeaths to the Société Jersiaise, seven half models of ships together with a framed list of ships built by George Deslandes and Son. Dated 01/06/1945. [Includes one closed document]

Reference: D/Y/B1/29/25

Date: March 30th 1955 - March 30th 1955

Will and Testament of Eliza Susanne Hervieu, widow of Peter Rabasse and Jean Baptiste Le Fèvre, of Avranche Cottage, St Lawrence. Desires to be buried in St Matthew's Cemetery with the body of her second husband, Jean Baptiste Le Fèvre. Dated 10/02/1934. [Includes one closed document]

Reference: D/Y/B1/29/26

Date: March 31st 1955 - March 31st 1955

Will and Testament of Elizabeth Margarita Christina Knecht, widow of Benjamin Peter Jeffs, of 2, Claremont Terrace, Mont Millais, St Helier. Desires for her funeral service to be arranged by Messrs W Croad & Sons, for the coffin to be of the best quality and that the burial service takes place at St Mark's Church and that she is buried at Mont a L'Abbé Cemetery next to her husband. Dated 09/03/1955. [Includes one closed document]

Reference: D/Y/B1/29/38

Date: April 13th 1955 - April 13th 1955

Will and Testament of Stanley John Le Rossignol, of Caesarea, Franc Fief, Haute Croix, Trinity. Desires to be buried in St Ouen's Cemetery and have a suitable tombstone erected. Includes list of bequeathals. Dated 30/01/1943. Codicil Added 30/01/1943. [Includes one closed document]

Reference: D/Y/B1/29/46

Date: April 22nd 1955 - April 22nd 1955

Will and Testament of George Walter White of the Welcome Inn, St Martin. Dated 04/05/1920 Codicil Added: December 1947. Includes details of his burial wishes. Grant of Probate appointing George Sydney White executor. (Includes three closed document).

Reference: D/Y/B1/3/37

Date: January 4th 1950 - January 4th 1950

Copy from the Principal Probate Registry of the Will and Testament of Averil Emily Mary Picot, of 64, Algers Road, Laughton, Essex. Desires to be buried in Jersey in the family vault. Bequeaths to the Barreau Art Gallery, St Helier, six works of art specified with the will; to the Passmore Edwards Museum, West Ham, specified water colour paintings; to Mary E Hall, a plaster bust of herself; to Jean Masson, the plaster bust of her father; to Susan Grace Picot, her gold watch; to Mrs Goodchild, née Eve, her violin; to Betty Mallett, books to the value of ten pounds; to Agnes McBride for her life, the house called 64, Algers Road. Dated 01/02/1941. [Includes two closed documents]

Reference: D/Y/B1/31/14

Date: June 10th 1955 - June 10th 1955

Will and Testament of Charles Arthur Joseph Oswald Silvertop, of Millshields Mill, Shotley Bridge, Durham and of Upton Down Farm, Burford, Oxfordshire, formerly of Minsteracres, Northumberland. Desires to be buried in the Silvertop family vault at Minsteracres, Northumberland. Dated 13/03/1951. [Includes one closed document]

Reference: D/Y/B1/36/9

Date: June 8th 1956 - June 8th 1956

Will and Testament of Alice Blacker-Douglass, née MacGeough, of Seafield, St Lawrence, widow of Maxwell Vandeleur Blacker-Douglass. Desires to be buried at sea. Bequeaths to Charles Maxwell Vandeleur Blacker-Douglass, all family portraits; to the Honourable Alice Florence Westenra, née Blacker-Douglass, all personal effects, all of the farming stock both live and dead either upon or used in connection with her farm La Valonnerie, St Clement and all motor cars and vans; to the Jersey Blind Society, £100; to the Home for Aged and Infirm Women, £100. Dated 01/02/1955. [Includes two closed documents]

Reference: D/Y/B1/38/23

Date: November 8th 1956 - November 8th 1956

Will and Testament of Hugh Hamilton, formerly of Stranraer, Wigtownshire, later residing at Linthorpe, 24, Fifth Avenue, Bridlington, Yorkshire and at Toynton, St Aubin. Desires to be buried in Glebe Cemetery, Stranraer and for a suitable inscription to be placed on a memorial stone and that upkeep of the stone should take place and that no mourning should be worn on the occasion of his death. Dated 22/08/1945. Codicil Added 17/11/1955. [Includes three closed documents]

Reference: D/Y/B1/38/28

Date: November 19th 1956 - November 19th 1956

Will and Testament of William Craufurd Cooper, of La Chasse, St Martin. Desires to be buried in St Martin's Cemetery. Bequeaths to John Cooper, the diamond star and diamond bracelet passed down in the family. Dated 11/09/1951. [Includes five closed documents]

Reference: D/Y/B1/38/38

Date: November 24th 1956 - November 24th 1956

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