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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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Will of William Davis
from Newfoundland will books volume 10 page 542 probate
William Davis deceased.
Last will and Testament of William
Davis. I William Davis of Channel in the District of Burgeo and LaPoile
Newfoundland being of sound mind and memory do make and publish this my
last will and Testament in manner and form following That is to say.
1. I give devise and bequeath to William
Farrell son of John Farrell Channel
my property consisting of house and land situate at Channel
2. I give devise and bequeath to John
Farrell all my tools of whatsoever sort
3. I give devise and bequeath
to Eugene Farrell my bed and bedding
4 I give devise
and bequeath to Elizabeth Farrell all my furniture and
other house hold effects not herein mentioned before.
5 I hereby appoint
John Farrell sole executor of this my last will and Testament Signed -
William Davis - Signed by the Testator in our presence and declared by
him to be his last will and Testament who in his presence and in the presence
of each other have hereunto subscribed our names this Twelfth day of January
in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and sixteen - witness
Wm Grant H.J. Read.
Charles H. Emerson
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland
(Listed in the margin of this will)
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