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 10 page 360 probate year 1916

Will of Henry Penston


This name is spelled Penston and Penstone in the will and Penstone in the will index.

This is the last will and testament of me Henry Penstone, of the District of St. Johns West I give and bequeath all my property, to my wife Elizabeth Penstone, for her own use absolutely. In witness whereof I the said Henry Penstone have to this my last will & testament set my name this eighteenth day of May, in the year of our Lord one thousand, eight hundred, and ninety three. Henry Penstone. Signed by the testator Henry Penstone and acknowledged by him, to be his last will and testament, in the presence of us, present at the same time, who at his request, in his presence, & in the presence of each other have subscribed our names as witnesses. H. Penston. Witness Thomas Cooke John Sexton

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following) Fiat Jan 17/16 C.J. Admn c.t.a. Jany 14/16 granted to Elizth Penston Sureties: Jas Harvey Geo Williams Estate sworn at $1750.00

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