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

Newfoundland will books volume 3 page 208 probate year 1871

Will of Bridget Cormack


In the name of God Amen I Bridget Cormack of Saint Johnís Widow being at present sick but of sound mind memory and understanding do make this my last will and testament I hereby give and bequeath unto my son James Cormack all my land dwelling houses goods and chattels cattle and farm produce of whatsoever nature and kind that I am now possessed of for his own use and benefit to be disposed of by him as he may think fit and proper for his own benefit and in case he should die without issue I give and bequeath the said property aforesaid to my grandchildren in Ireland to be shared equally unless the same be disposed of by my said son James during his lifetime and I hereby direct my said son James and my executors to pay for five Masses for me every year out of my said estate and to place a tomb stone over my grave and I hereby appoint James Furlong and Gregory Griffin my executors to this my last will and testament.

Bridget her X mark Cormack (LS) Signed sealed published and declared by the said Bridget Cormack in the presence of us and each of us in the presence of each other,

John Kenna, R.J. Parsons Jr. J.C. Toussaint.

Certified correct, D. M. Browning


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