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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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Will of John Bishop
from Newfoundland will books volume 9 page 254 probate
John Bishop deceased.
This is the last will and Testament
of me John Bishop of South Side, Cupids Conception Bay, Newfoundland
I give and bequeath to my only son William Maddox Silly Bishop all
my property house land stores fishery requisites and all my personal
effects other than Cash in hand or in the Bank.
After the payment of
all, debts legal and other expenses I direct that all monies of which
I am possessed be divided into eight equal shares among my said son and
my seven daughters, each to share and share alike. I appoint my said
son William Maddox Silly Bishop to be my sole Executor. As witness my
hand this Twenty eighth day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand
nine hundred and ten John Bishop In the presence of George
Henry Field & Wm
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
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