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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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Will of James Kelley
from Newfoundland will books volume 12 page 438 probate
JAMES KELLEY. DECEASED.
I, James Kelley do hereby certify that I am sole owner of all I possess
And also that I hereby give to my wife Johanna Kelley all I possesses with
the exception of the sum of five dollars 5.00 that I agree to give to Voilet
Brown wife of Samuel Brown of Henry
My land situated
at Bay Roberts River Head, Dwelling House, Shop, Store, Barn and all out houses & all
contents of same and everything situated thereon I agree to give to the above
mentioned wife Johanna Kelley
And also that portion of land
left to me by my father situated at
Coley Bay Roberts
Coleys Point and every thing contained there on I agree to give to my wife
All monies in Banks and out of Banks all I posesses I agree to give
to my wife Johanna Kelley
Also my fishing room situated at Smokey
Tickle Labrador traps gear of same Trap Boats and every thing connected therewith
I agree to give to my wife Johanna Kelley
My wife to come
into possession of all the above mention articles after my death & also Voilet
part to be passed over to her after my death
Signed by me this day June 1st/1914
James his X mark Little Johns
Mr Stephen Bowering of John Brigus
William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat Sept 21/23
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