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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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Will of Patrick McGrath
from Newfoundland will books volume 9 pages 277-278
probate year 1911
Patrick McGrath deceased.
Tilting, Fogo, Dist. Feb. 21st 1911 I Patrick
McGrath being ill of body but sound of mind and senses do hereby
certify that this is my last will and testament And I do hereby appoint
my brother Mr Tobias McGrath to be the executor of this
In the first place I do bequeath & give
unto my brother Mr Tobias McGrath the sum of four hundred & forty
two dollars & six cents $442.06
The remaining four hundred & thirty
dollars $430.00 I do bequeath & give as follows
Mrs Elizabeth Foley the sum of one hundred dollars $100.00
a headstone to self & relatives the sum of sixty dollars $60.00
Masses for my soul the sum of forty dollars $40.00
a donation towards the erection of a new alter rail in Tilting
church the sum of fifty dollars $50.00
- To Miss Bessie Walsh the sum of forty dollars $40.00.
- To Mr Stephen Walsh the sum of thirty dollars $30.00
- To Mr Thos M Dwyer the sum of thirty dollars $30.00
- To Mrs Thos M Dwyer the sum of ten dollars $10.00.
- To Mrs Veronica McGrath the sum of twenty dollars $20.00 (Construction of aforesaid
Miss Anastatia McGrath the sum of twenty dollars $20.00.
Mr Patrick Lane the sum of ten dollars $10.00
Mrs Tobias McGrath the sum of twenty dollars $20.00
by me in the presence of the undersigned witnesses this twenty first
day of February in the year of Our Lord one thousand nine hundred
and eleven Testator Patrick M McGrath. Witnesses Ed
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
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