1908 James J Phelan will and obituary

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1908 James J Phelan will and obituary - WILL OF JAMES J. PHELAN. Bulk of the Estate...
WILL OF JAMES J. PHELAN. Bulk of the Estate Left to Hla Family Soma Raligloua Bequeata. The will of James J. Phelan. former Dock Comnilsaloner, who died In Allen-hurat, N. J.. on Aug. 3. waa filed for probate yeaterday and lettera of adminis tration were granted to hla son. John J. Phelan. The estate, whleh 1 believed to be large. Is left principally to Mr. Phelan's famtl. The will leavea to Mra. Phelan, th widow, flcVn), to be paid by a benefit society, and directs that the aura of $l,rX be paid to her annually In monthly Installments. The execu'.ors are further directed to provide for Mrs. Phelan an apartment re it free. Aside from aome bequeata to Catholic Instltuttona. the bulk of the estate is left to the children, who with tome, minor exceptions share alike. The children are Marie 8.. Alice E., Robert E.. Aurella M.. Elliott P.. John J., Mrs. Gertrude P. Brown, and James T. Each of the male children Is to receive his share of the estate at the age of 25, ' providing that such child be of good moral character and habits In the judgment of the majority of the executors and trustees." To such a- child only the Income is to be paid. " unless such male child shall by a change of character and habits become a person or good morala and capable of caring for hla property and eatate. The daughters are to receive their part of the estate at the age of 25. The bequest made outside of the family .re .VI0 to the Washington Catholic University .m to the Christian Brothers of La Salle, fjim to the Xavier Alumni Sodality. nm to the relief fund of Manhattan Council. No. !, of the Catholic Benevolent legion, and to Kllia Foren 4.iO annually while she remains unmarried, which Is reduced to .'UM If she ceaaes to live with Mrs. Phelan. Mr. Phelan's sons, John J.- and James T.. and his cousin, John M. Phelan. are executors. 1 1 of In V

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  1. The New York Times,
  2. 30 Aug 1908, Sun,
  3. Page 14

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