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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
Thomas Skeans


Will of Thomas Skeans
from Newfoundland will books volume 6 page 549 probate year 1899

Last will and Testament of
Thomas Skeans of Belle Isle
Conception Bay, Fisherman deceased

      This is the last will and testament of me Thomas Skeans made this forth March Eighteen hundred & Ninghty Four. I give devise and bequeath to my wife Margarett Skeans my house cattle and land till after her death and then all is for my sone Edward Skeans. Oneley Robert Skeans is to get a calf Joseph Skeans is to get one calf Henry Skeans is to get a calf. Allto Robert is to have a piece of land south of his house to the big rock and north to the rod the land ware Edward house is bilt is his till it ever will be removyed and then it is Roberts land. In witness wherefor I have hereunto set my hand and seal the day and year above written (sgd) Thomas X Skeans. (Sgd) Thomas Normore witness (sgd) John Normore witness

      I certify the foregoing to be a correct copy of the last will and Testament of Thomas Skeans deceased

D. M. Browning

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Jos I. Little
C. J.
Admn cta
granted to
Edward Skeans
Decr. 13: 1899
sworn under



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