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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
John Wiseman


Will of John Wiseman
from Newfoundland will books volume 6 page 391 probate year 1897

Last will and Testament of
John Wiseman of Big Triton N.D.
Fisherman deceased

      This is the last will and Testament of me John Wiseman of Big Triton. I appoint Caleb Purchase of B. Triton to be my Executor. I do leave and bequeath all my land and property in Big Triton to my wife Eliza and my two children Maud and Else Wiseman all that is moveable and immovable as long as they shall live and if any of them should die it shall fall to the living ones as long as there is one left land houses money in my house and the money that is in St. John’s Savings Bank. N.F.L.D. which is to be drawn at any time they shall want it especially if in need. - Witness our hands this eight day of February 1892. (Sgd) John Wiseman x. (Sgd) Caleb Purchase Executor. (Sgd) Archibald W. Simms.

      I certify the foregoing to be a correct copy of the last will and Testament of John Wiseman deceased


(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Jos I Little
granted to
Caleb Purchase
the Executor
Mar 11: 1897
sworn under



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