Will of James Tobin from Newfoundland will books vol 11 page 36 probate year 1917

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 James Tobin of Witless Bay
In re
James Tobin

Witless Bay Feby 26th 1917 A.D. I James Tobin of Witless Bay in the District of Ferryland In my last and testament do bequeath to my son Patrick Tobin my (?ap) and all it's belongings also my property in Gallows Cove and erections thereon and in consideration he {Patrick Tobin} is to pay the church the sum of Twenty dollars $20.00 also to my daughters  Ellen McCormac Esther Burke Ann O'Brien and Clara Blackler Mary Joseph Johnson and Bridget O'Brien also Agnes Burke family and Justine Kennedy's Family the consideration of one dollar when called for James his X mark Tobin Patrick Smith witness Thomas Norris   Henry Carew

Correct Charles H. Emerson
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat Nov 2/17 Johnson J. 
adm c.t.a Nov 8/17 
granted to Patrick Tobin (Sureties?) 
Tho. Norris 
Henry Carew 
estate sworn at $700.00

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