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 526 probate year 1905.

Will of Cornelius Callahan


In the name of God. Amen. I Cornelius Callahan of St. Johnís Newfoundland do make order and publish the following as and for my last will and testament

I will and bequeath to my wife Bridget Callahan all my right title and interest in all land chattels house furniture money and everything that I am possessed of

Twenty dollars shall be paid for masses for the repose of my soul and my name shall be placed on the headstone in Mount Carmel Cemetery if the house is not sold it is to become the property of the orphans to Belvedere after my wifeís death Father husband have no control.

I name and appoint Michael J. Dooley Accountant and executor hereof and revoke all former and other wills made by me.

St. Johnís Nfld. December 1 1899

Jan. 27th/05. Cornelius Callahan

James S. Kennedy. F. J. Lewis

I certify the foregoing to be a correct copy of the last will of Cornelius Callahan.

D. M. Browning

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

Fiat 10 Nov. 1905 Johnson J. Probate to Michael J. Dooley Nov. 22 1905 Est. $1845

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