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 pages 387-388 probate year 1885
Will of John Q. Cole|
In re: JOHN QUICK COLE DECEASED.
This the last will and testament of me John Quick Cole of the parish of St. Johnís Newfoundland Police made and published in the 2 of March in the year of our Lord 1883 as follows
I give and bequeath to my daughter Elizabeth Quick Cole that I may be possessed after my death the property of Quidi Vidi for her life time and her heirs and hereafter all that my estate or plantation dwelling house stages flakes gardens and their respective appurtenance thereto belonging situate and lying in Quidi Vidi near St. Johnís Newfoundland North America and I hereby subject and charge all my said plantation dwelling house stages flakes gardens and premises also devised to and with the payment of the undermentioned anuities that is to say that my daughter Elizabeth Quick Cole shall pay yearly and every year during the natural lifevs of my two sisters Mary An Coombs Elizabeth Palmer the sum of one pound sterling each as long as they lives
Mr. William Heals holds possessend off the property for 5 years and 8 months for yet to come. Elizabeth Quick Cole will receive the rent off the property after my death John Quick Cole. X John Quick Cole. X John Macey X William Thomas Penney.
the above is the last will and testament of John Quick Cole.
D. M. Browning
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