Transcribed by Judy Benson & Ivy Benoit. While I have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be some typographical errors
Newfoundland will books volume 4 page 461 probate year 1858
|Will of Grace Anderson|
In re: GRACE ANDERSON DECEASED.
The will index gives the probate year, for this will, as 1858, but it is filed chronologically with wills from 1886.This is the last will and testament of me Grace Anderson of St. Johnís in Newfoundland Widow. I give devise and bequeath to my niece Sarah Urquhart of St. Johnís Widow and her heirs the monies possessed by me Now in the hands of William Thorburn of St. Johnís Farmer amounting to two hundred and thirty pounds and upwards and also all other my goods monies chattels debts property and estate whatsoever:
And I hereby nominate and appoint the said Sarah Urquhart sole executrix of this my will. Grace her X mark Anderson. Signed published and declared by the said testatrix as her will in our presence who in her presence and in the presence of each other have hereto subscribed our names as witnesses at St. Johnís this fifth day of August A.D. 1856 having been read over and explained previously to its being signed by the said testatrix, H. W. Hoyles, Newman W. Hoyles.
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