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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
John Giles


Will of John Giles
from Newfoundland will books volume 8 pages 218-219 probate year 1907

In re
      John Giles          deceased.

      This is the last will and Testament of me John Giles of Carbonear in the Island of Newfoundland General Trader - I give devise and bequeath to my wife Mary Ann Giles all my land dwelling House and other Houses and erections of which I may die possessed or entitled to also any and all schooner or schooners or other vessels with all their gear and furniture also all money of which I may die possessed or entitled to also all my household furniture goods chattels and effects also any other property goods debts chattels and effects of which I may die possessed or entitled to - all and everything - I give devise and bequeath to my said wife Mary Ann Giles and I hereby appoint my said wife Mary Ann Giles the Executrix of this my said will. Dated at Saint John’s this fifteenth day of May A.D. one thousand Eight hundred and eighty five John Giles signed Published and declared by the said Testator as and for his last will and Testament in our presence who in his presence and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses to the due execution of the same George Hy. Emerson     Arthur Clift

Certified correct,
D. M. Browning

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Nov 30. 06
Emerson J
adm c.t.a.
granted on
the 10th day
of January
AD 1907 to
Estate sworn
at $1650.00
John R.
Joseph Udell



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