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 James Cantwell Senior from Newfoundland will books volume 4 page 79 probate year 1880
James Cantwell deceased.
St. Johnís Newfoundland October the 2nd Ano Domini Eighteen hundred and seventy three. Know you all Men by these presents that I James Cantwell of Cape Spear Senor Now Resident Light Keeper do this my will give and bequeath all my lands and stock there and all my goods and chatles unto my lawful wife Elizabeth Cantwell Senor now living with me at aforesaid place Cape Spear and furthermore all my cash stock in funds at the present time during this her lawful lifetime Signd James his X mark Cantwell (LS) in witnes wheroff we anexes our hands Michael Manning, James Manning, Ml J. Skinner.