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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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Will of Bridget Finlay
from Newfoundland will books volume 10 page 395 probate
BRIDGET FINLAY deceased.
This is the last will and testament
of me Bridget Finlay wife of Patrick Finlay of Fermeuse in the Island of Newfoundland
1. I give and bequeath
to my husband the said Patrick Finlay the sum of Two hundred dollars.
2. All the rest residue and remainder of my property estate and effects I give
devise and bequeath to my two sons Francis O’Neill and James
O’Neill both of Fermeuse Fishermen share and share alike.
3. I appoint my said two sons executors of this
my will. Dated the 27th day of August Anno Domini
one thousand nine hundred and fourteen. Bridget Finlay Signed
published and declared by the said testatrix as and for her last will and testament
in the presence of us who at her request in her presence and in the presence
of each other (all present at the same time) have hereunto subscribed our names
as witnesses, W.O’D. Kelly. Aug. 27/14 Hilda
Charles H. Emerson
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland
(Listed in the margin of this will)
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