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


Will of Elizabeth Peddle from Newfoundland will books volume 10 page 287 probate year 1914

In re     ELIZABETH PEDDLE      deceased.

    This is the last will and testament of me Elizabeth Peddle widow of the late James Peddle of St. Mary’s St. Mary’s Bay.     1st I give and bequeath to my son James Butt my bed, bedding and bedstead, also ground to build a house on, should he require it.     2nd I give and bequeath to my son Andrew Peddle my house, cellar and stable and all that is in the house, but my daughter Elizabeth Peddle is to have a home in the house while she remains single.     3rd I give and bequeath to my sons Andrew and Michael all the ground to be divided equally but should Elizabeth Peddle require ground to build a house on she is to get it.     4th I give and bequeath to Michael Peddle the barn attached to the stable.     Elizabeth her X mark Peddle     Witnesses Robert Yetman     Jas D. Burke.     St. Mary’s Sep. 19 1911.     Signed by Elizabeth Peddle in our presence for her last will having been first read over and explained to her Jas D. Burke Robert Yetman.

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Decr 14/14
Admn c.t.a.
Decr 15/14
granted to
Lilian Benson
Jos. Fagan
John Walsh
Estate sworn
at $300.00

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