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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
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Will of Thomas Wilcox
from Newfoundland will books volume 9 pages 334-335
probate year 1911
Thomas Wilcox deceased.
Brigus Newfoundland June 15th 1893 This is the last will and testament of me Thomas
Wilcox of Brigus
Port de Grave Planter I give devise and bequeath all my real and personal
Estate whatsoever and wheresoever unto my beloved wife Elizabeth
Wilcox during the term of her natural life after which it shall
be as follows:-
I give unto my son Robert H. T. Wilcox the western half
of my dwelling and all my household goods furniture and all it shall
contain at the time of my death. I also give to my son Robert the
two gardens attached to said dwelling house Also the farm situated
near Fathers Walshs land Also all my waterside
property and my pew in Saint George’s Church
I give to
my son Thomas Munden the Eastern half of my dwelling
I give to my son James the Store house also the two gardens attached
I also give to my son James the Store situated near
said Store house the family to have the use of the cellar underneath
My share of the piece of land Situated near Cupids Pond I
leave to my three sons Robert, James & Munden Share
and Share alike.
I leave to my daughter Louisa the use of the bedroom
with all it contains so long as she remains unmarried. And I appoint
my son Jas and my brother Samuel executors of this my will in witness
whereof I have hereunto set my hand this fifteenth day of June in the
year one thousand eight hundred and ninety-three (signed) Thomas
Willcox witnesses S. E. Chafe S S. Wilcox
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
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