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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
James Murray


Will of James Murray
from Newfoundland will books volume 6 page 574 probate year 1900

Last will and Testament of
James Murray of St. John’s
Merchant deceased

      All the papers including 3 documents relating to a building in front of Evening Tel. Office on Duckworth Street, are in possession of W. J. Herder who will give them you £1075.
      St. John’s Newfoundland March 5th1883. Being about to leave home and not knowing whether I shall ever return alive, I hereby give and bequeath unto my beloved wife Jane or Jeannie Murray all my property of whatever nature or kind soever, and all my real and personal estate, and all my goods properties, monies, shares and interests without reservation of which I may die possessed for her sole and absolute use and behoof, and to be disposed of as she may determine, including my present business of all kinds with my best love and undying affection. As witness my hand this fifth day of March 1883 (sgd) James Murray

      I certify the foregoing to be a correct copy of the last will and Testament of James Murray deceased

D. M. Browning

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
D. Morison
Admn Cta
granted to
Jean Murray
Feb. 8: 1900
sworn under



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