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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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Will of Michael Joyce
from Newfoundland will books volume 9 pages 264-265
probate year 1911
Michael Joyce deceased.
I Michael Joyce of the Goulds
near St. John’s Newfoundland Farmer
make this my last will and Testament hereby revoking all other wills
by me made
First I give and bequeath to
my daughter Jane all my house outhouses and all the
contents of same at my death together with seven acres of my farm and
lands at the Goulds aforesaid
Secondly I give and bequeath
to my son Matthew all the residue of my property situate at the Goulds,
and also land and property of which he is now in possession
give and bequeath to my daughter Mary Ann the sum of
Forty dollars to be paid out of my estate at my death as a remembrance
by me to her Dated this Sixth day of February A.D.
1911 Michael his x mark Joyce Signed and delivered by the said Michael
Joyce 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 said will by him the same
having been read and explained to him in our presence witnesses H.
M. K. Whiteway Robert H. Simms
Codicil to the said will by me made I appoint my son Matthew and my daughter Jane to
be the executors of this my last will and Testament Dated this sixth
day of February A.D. 1911 Michael his x mark
Joyce Signed and delivered by the said Michael
Joyce in our presence as and
for a codicil to the said will who in his presence and in the presence
of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses thereto
witnesses H. M. K. Whiteway Robert H Simms
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
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