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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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James Power Junior
Will of James Power Junior
from Newfoundland will books volume 8 pages 299-300
probate year 1907
James Power (Junior) deceased.
The last will and Testament of
James Power of Torbay, farmer. I will and bequeath to my wife Catherine
Power all my goods property and chattels whatsoever. The said goods property
and chattels consist of my house my ground, my cars and carts my sleighs
my stables, my cows, and my horses. The said ground is bounded on the North
by the Sea, on the East by the stream or river bordering on the fields
of Patrick Power on the South, by the Main Road and on the west by the
field of Power (Peter)
At the death of my wife Catherine Power the said goods property
and chattels shall be equally divided between my children Edward Power and Catherine
Power. Should one of my children die
before he or she should come to the full age of twenty one years the said
goods property and chattels shall go to the survivor. Should one of my
said children die after he or she had attained the full age of twenty-one
years; then his or her share of the said property goods and chattels shall
be disposed of in whatever manner he or she should wish Signed this 8th day of March A.D. 1898. James
Power. Testator witnesses Richard Ryan
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
June 20. 07
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