Will of John Williams from Newfoundland will books vol
11 page 397 probate year 1919
This will was read, recorded and transcribed by JUDY BENSON
While I have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible,
there could be some typographical errors
Will of John Williams of Witless Bay
John Williams deceased.
Witless Bay May 3rd/19. This is the last will of I John Williams
My Property I bequeath as follows.
First. I Bequeath to John Mulcahy of Patrick my part of the fishing
property situated at B Bulls in Cullys Cove Bounded on the West by the
Gut or river & on the East by Driscoll Property To my wife I bequeath
my part of all the property we now occupy & have in our possession
at Witless Bay to do as she please with She claims she will sell it The
land if sold half the money to go to Jerome Williams The Dory I leave to
Pat Williams s ("Mary own wish" is written between the lines above
the word "Williams") boys the piece of land situated on St. Johns Road
Between Williams Land & Joseph Burks I bequeath to my wife Mary Williams
To build a House or do what she please with I bequeath to Rev. Father Pat
O'Brien the sum of fifty dollars for the New Chapel at Witless Bay Also
my part of the Trap over at BB I bequeath to John Mulcahy of Patrick my
part of Armstrongs room I leave to Mary to do as she please with
Written and signed by me John Williams this third day of May One thousand
nine hundred & nineteen. John Williams. John Burke.
Correct William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland.
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat Dec 10/19
Williams Dec 11/19.
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