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 George Anderson from Newfoundland will books volume 2 pages 506-507 probate year 1863
George Anderson deceased.
This is the last will and testament of me George Anderson, Clerk in the Chief Clerk’s Office, Supreme Court, I give and bequeath to my daughter Emma and her heirs for ever two thirds of the rents, issues and profits of the houses and land purchased by me from English at present in the occupancy of James Bayley, Esq. and myself- The remaining one third I give and bequeath to my son George and his heirs for ever which is to be in full of all demands he may have against me- I give and bequeath to my daughter Emma all my household furniture of what nature or kind soever and any money in my possession or that may be due me leaving to her discretion to give to her brother George such portion thereof as she may deem advisable. There is a mortgage from my late father to me for one hundred and fifty pounds and upwards on the land and houses at present occupied by my sister Charlotte and tenants which will remain as a claim on his estate when finally adjusted- Any monies derivable therefrom I leave in equal shares between my son George and my daughter Emma and their heirs. I appoint Matthew William Walbank Barrister at law to be executor of this my will. Geo. Anderson (LS) Signed sealed published and declared by the said George Anderson as and for his last will and testament in my presence who at his request have subscribed my name hereto, Edward Shelly. October 20th 1858.