Newfoundland, Carbonear, To Wit
I, James Rowe of the Town of Carbonear in the Electoral District of Carbonear, Bay de Verde in the Island of Newfoundland, being of sound Mind, Memory and Understanding do make my last will and testament, in form and manner following:
First... I give, devise and bequeath, to my daughter, Mary Anne Dinn for her kindness in looking after me in my illness, all of my property located off of the New Road, in the above said town, viz. my dwelling house, barn, cellar and land, and bounded as follows: On the North by John Harrington's property, on the East by George Rumson's property, on the West and East by the late Wm. Rowe's property, on the North by Edward P. Gaff formerly known as Maddock's property. Also all of my furniture, household goods of what kind soever, the same to be at the time of my death.
Second... I hereby appoint my daughter, the above said Mary Anne Dinn, Executrix of this my last will and testament. In witness whereof, I, James Rowe, this testator have as this my last will and testament set my hand and my seal this twenty seventh day of May in this year of our Lord, nineteen hundred and thirty three. (1933).
Signed, sealed, published and declared by the above-named, James Rowe as and for his last will and testament in the presence of us who have hereunto subscribed our names, at his request, as witnesses thereto in the said testator, and of each other
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Note: James Rowe died Jan. 9, 1935