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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
Thomas Murley


Will of Thomas Murley
from Newfoundland will books volume 13 pages 223-224 probate year 1925

In re

Will of Thomas Murley

Know all men That I Thomas Murley of Petries Bay of Island N.F.L. being of sound mind and memory Do now make my last will and testament Hereby revoking any will or agreement formerly made by me

First I do hereby give and bequeath to my wife Susannah Murley my house and all contents there in All Sheep Cattle or any live Stock I may own at my death     The land on which my house now stands This land comprises all that land between the river and Dormans fence and running from the main river Road towards the salt water to a point 100 feet distant from high water mark

      All landsbarns outhouses and buildings on this land belongs to my wife I do further stipulate that the field inside of John Pike be the property of my wife untill her death

      I do give and bequeath to my son Elwin all that parcel of land now occupied by him

      I do further give and bequeath to my Stepson Henry D Lewis all that piece and parcel of land now occupied by him and 100 Square of land on the point near George Allens house This land measures 100 feet from High water mark South along Water - from Road and 100 along water front Thus forming a square 100 feet on all sides

      All other land belonging to water side premises will belong to my wife

      I do hereby provide and stipulate that all property now bequeath to my wife shall be hers untill her death and after her death shall be divided between my son Elwin & my Stepson Henry D Lewis

      I do request and appoint Mr George Allen as my executor and desire that all provision in my will shall carried out
Petries Sept 19/1924


Witness Henry Petley

             Geo Allen.

William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland.

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat Oct 16/25
Horwood C.J.
Probate granted
to George
Oct 21/25.
Estate sworn
at $990.00



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