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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
Philip Cole


Will of Philip Cole
from Newfoundland will books volume 8 page 99 probate year 1906.

This will is also recorded, with the addition of comments in the margin, in volume 8 page 99 probate year 1906.
There were two words different, “cloth” was “clothe” in one will, and one of the signatures that was illegible in the one will is clear in the other, “King.”

In re
     Philip Cole       deceased.

I hereby leave to my wife Elizabeth Cole my dwelling house situated on Dunford Street & also all furniture & cooking utensils while she remains a widow & iff she don't marry untill after her death when my said dwelling house shall be equally divided between my two sons John Cole & Uriah Cole & also said furniture & cooking utensils I also request that my two sons John Cole & Uriah Cole shall support & clothe my wife Elizabeth Cole to her death & also my daughter Susannah Cole until such time as said Susannah Cole may marry I request that my two sons John Cole & Uriah Cole shall pay ground rent & insurance on said house while in possession of said Elizabeth Cole. Ground situated by Whiteways Pond, Torbay I leave to my wife Elizabeth Cole to do has she sees fit with it. Philip his x mark Cole
Signed by me this 12th day of July 1897 in the presence of George Lanig(?)   D. M. Chafe as witness

Certified Correct
D. M. Browning

(Listed in the margin next to this will)
Dec. 12/06
Geo. H. Emerson
adms. C.t.a.
granted to
Uriah Cole
on the 17th day
of Dec. 1906
value of
Est. $600.00
John Cole
David M Chafe



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