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 volume 2 pages 138-139 probate year 1853

Will of George Burton


In the name of God Amen, I George Bollard Burton of St. John*s in the Island of Newfoundland do make this my last will and testament as follows, I give and bequeath to my beloved wife Jane Edwards the house premises and ground I now occupy near Parsons Pond also I give and bequeath to my beloved wife all my right title interest and share I have or may have in the estate of the late Sarah Burton Widow of the late Doctor John Burton provided I survive my father I also give my beloved wife full and absolute po wer and authority to be sole executrix to this my last will and testament dated at Saint John*s this seventh day of August 1848,

Geo B. Burton (LS)

Signed and sealed in presence of us

R. Holden,
E. Holden.

Certified correct, D. M. Browning

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