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 3 pages 556 probate year 1877.

Will of James Pennock


This is the last will and testament of me James Pennock of Saint Johnís in the Island of Newfoundland Tin plate Worker I hereby revoke all former wills and codicils by me at any time made. I direct that all my just debts funeral and testamentary expenses be first paid by my executors hereinafter named I give and bequeath to my mother Henrietta Pennock the sum of fifty pounds currency which I direct shall be paid out of the proceeds of the Policy of Insurance for one thousand dollars effected on my life in the Canada Life Assurance Company I give devise and bequeath to my wife Harriet Pennock all the rest residue and remainder of my property whether consisting of lands moneys chattels real and personal goods choses in action or otherwise I appoint the Reverend Arthur C. F. Wood of Saint John Curate of St. Thomas and Stanley B. Carter of Saint Johnís Barrister at Law Executors of this my last will and testament Dated at Saint Johnís this fourth day of October A.D. 1877.

James Pennock (LS) Signed sealed and declared by the said testator as and for his last will and testament in the presence of us who in his presence and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses, Donald Morison, Mary Bodin.

Certified correct,
D. M. Browning

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