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

Newfoundland will books volume 7 page 503 probate year 1905.

Will of Ann Lakeman


This is the last will and testament of me Anne Lakeman of St. Johnís widow of Wm. Lakeman.

First, I will and bequeath all my interest in a property situate on Wood St. St. Johnís in two divisions the upstairs portion of the double tenement thereon I bequeath to my daughter Mary Jane widow of the late Bartholomew Brown and the downstairs tenement to John Lakeman son of my daughter Agnes at present with John Bulger Torbay as an apprentice to the Blacksmith trade.

I appoint John P. Grace of St. Johnís Tax gatherer as the executor of this my last will and testament

Anne her X mark Lakeman

Signed published and declared to and for her last will and testament at St. Johnís this 20th July 1896 in our presence who in her presence and in presence of each other have hereto subscribed and set our names as witnesses the same having been first read over and explained.

John Burke. I. Ja(?) Murphy

I do certify the foregoing to be a correct copy of the last will of Anne Lakeman.

D. M. Browning

(Listed in the Margin next to this will the following)

Fiat 14 June 1905 Chief J. Probate to John Grace 20 July 1905 Est. (too faint to read)

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