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

Newfoundland will books volume 11 page 537 probate year 1920

Will of Elizabeth Gear


In the name of God Amen. I Elizabeth Gear of St. John's in the Island of Newfoundland, Married Woman, being of sound disposing mind, memory and understanding do hereby make this my last Will and Testament.

1. I annul all previous wills and testamentary dispositions heretofore made by me, declaring this to be my true last will and testament.

2. I appoint my dear husband, Robert Joseph Gear of St. John's. Engineer to be the sole executor of this my last will and testament.

3. All my property of which I may die possessed, of whatsoever character or wheresoever situate, I will devise and bequeath to my aforesaid dear husband Robert Joseph Gear, to be his absolutely and for ever.

In testimony whereof, I have hereunto subscribed my name at St. John's this 21st day of March A.D. 1907. Elizabeth Gear.

Signed Published and Declared by the said Testatrix Elizabeth Gear in our presence who in her presence at her request and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses Fredk Collier George J. Adams

Correct William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland.
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat Nov. 13/20 The Chief Justice adm cta
granted to Robert Gear McDonald Nov. 16/20 Estate sworn at $3000.00

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