Transcribed by Judy Benson & Ivy Benoit. While I have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be some typographical errors

Newfoundland will books volume 9 pages 135-136 probate year 1910

Will of Ann Cullen


In the name of God Amen The last will and testament of Ann Cullen of Torbay. In the District of St. Johnís East Newfoundland, Wife of Matthew Cullen made this 14th Fourtenth day of December In The year of Our Lord one thousand nine hundred & Two - I Ann Cullen being very sick and indisposed in bodly health - But of Perfect mind and Memory and of good understanding calling to mind the uncertainty of human life and that it is appointed for all to die. Therefore I am desirious to Settle my worldly affairs while I have Strenght and capacity to do so Do make and publish this my last will and testament making null and void all other wills heretofore made by me -

First I hereby will and bequeath to my Daughter Frances Cullen all my household goods chattles and effects Together with my dwelling house & Farm Situated at Torbay aforesaid to have and to hold after my death -

Second I do hereby will and bequeath that my Daughter Frances Cullen shall be obligated to keep my son Edward Cullen in the old homestead and Provide for him my son Edward Cullen Ann her x mark Cullen Signed Sealed published and declared by the said Ann Cullen as and for her last will and testament in presence of us who in presence of her - and in the presence of each other and at her request have subscribed our names as witnesses witnesses John Roche John Lynch Matthew his x mark Quigley.

Certified correct,
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following) Fiat Sept 2/10 C. J. adm c.t.a. Sept 2/10 granted to Frances Cullen Estate sworn at $550.00 Sureties John Roche John Cantwell

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