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Will of Joseph Blanchard
This is the last Will & Testament of Joseph Blanchard of the Farm, Bay of Islands, being in possession of all my faculties I hereby dispose of my property:
will & bequeath to my sons George Edward Blanchard & Henry Garland
Blanchard my fishing stands at North Arm Point and half of the Store
at Middle Arm - and half of the Store and wharf at the Farm together
with the water front: I also bequeath all my fishing gear - nets Moorings
Anchors - hooks & lines, Coopering tools Motor boat & dory -
three head of cattle, 3 Sheep, 2 barns & five acres of cultivated
land - to be the property of my sons George & Henry.
It is my express wish that all my belongings should be kept together & that nothing should be disposed of without it is absolutely necessary. And I hereby appoint Mr Joseph Brake to be sole Executor of this my last Will & Testament.
Signed. JOSEPH H. BLANCHARD.
Witnesses. Cornelius Brake
March 11th. 1924.
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
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