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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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Will of Margaret Corbett
from Newfoundland will books volume 8 page 312 probate
Margaret Corbett deceased.
This is the last will and Testament
of me, Margaret Corbett, of St. John’s in the Island of Newfoundland,
Widow. I appoint Frank D Lilly of St. John’s aforesaid,
Solicitor, sole Executor of this my will.
(1). I give and bequeath unto
my daughter Elizabeth the land and house at present occupied
by me situate on the Freshwater Road.
(2) I give and bequeath unto my daughter
Mary the land and house at present occupied by Michael
Kent situate on
the said Road
(3) I give and bequeath unto my said daughters
Elizabeth and Mary all the rest residue and remainder of the estate of
which I shall die possessed in equal shares. In witness whereof I have
set my hand and seal to this my will on the sixth day of July A.D. 1903
Margaret Corbett. Signed by the above named Margaret
Corbett as her last
will and Testament in the presence of us, both being present at the same
time, who in her presence and in the presence of each other have hereunto
subscribed our names as witnesses Charles H Emerson Cyril J Cahill
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Aug 5. 07
Aug. 10. 07
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