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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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Will of Sarah Pond
from Newfoundland will books volume 8 pages 419-420 probate
Sarah Pond deceased.
I Sarah Pond of Twillingate South
Island (Farmer’s Arm) in the Northern District of the Island of
Newfoundland In the year of our Lord one thousand nine
hundred and six May the twenty-fifth day make this my last will and Testament
while in possession of sound mind and memory.
(1) I give and devise unto
my daughter Elizabeth Pond the half of my dwelling house
and half the goods and chattels therein given to me by a deed of Gift
registered in the Supreme Court of Newfoundland January 25th 1895 also
the piece of land given me by Mrs Churchill situated
near the Pond for her sole use and benefit
(2) I give and devise unto
my son George V Pond the remainder of the land and property given to
me by my late husband William Pond and specified in
the above named deed for his sole use and benefit forever.
thirdly I hereby appoint and constitute George V Pond as
my executor of this my last will and Testament In witness whereof I hereunto set my hand and affix my seal on the day
and date above mentioned (sgd) Sarah her x mark Pond (LS) Signed in the
presence of us present by making her mark after being first read over
and explained and who seemed to perfectly understand it. William
Pond C. White
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Page Contributed by Judy Benson & Ivy F. Benoit
Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Wednesday February 20, 2013)
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