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Will of Edward Besso
In the name of God Amen I Edward
Besso of Holyrood Conception Bay, Newfoundland, being of perfect
mind and memory and knowing it is appointed for all men once to die do
make this my last will and testament. And as touching
such worldly estate as it hath pleased God to grant me with I do give devise
and bequeath of the same in the following manner and form I give and bequeath
to my son James Besso half the house and half the land and horse & carts.
I give and bequeath to my beloved wife Johanna Besso half the house and
half the same land that I bequeathed to my son James Besso, after our death
he James Besso is to possess all, he James Besso is to provide for myself & wife
while we live.
(Listed in the margin of this will)
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