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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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Will of William Johnson
from Newfoundland will books volume 9 pages 259-260
probate year 1911
William Johnson deceased.
This is the last will and Testament
of me William Johnson of St. John’s in the Island
of Newfoundland, Fisherman.
1. I give devise and bequeath to Edward Faulkner that
portion of my property situate at the Battery now occupied by him as
a residence absolutely.
2. I give devise and bequeath to my wife Mary
Jane Johnson that portion of my property now occupied by me
as a residence absolutely.
3. I give devise and bequeath
to my wife Mary Jane Johnson all my fishing property
at the Battery.
4. I give devise and bequeath the rest residue and remainder
of my property to my said wife and I appoint her sole executrix of this
witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand at St. John’s aforesaid
this 14th day of March Anno Domini one thousand nine hundred and eleven.
William Johnson Signed by the said testator in the presence
of us, both being present at the same time, who in his presence and in
the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses William
Anthony Kenneth Penney.
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Page Contributed by Judy Benson & Ivy F. Benoit
Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Wednesday February 20, 2013)
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