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 9 page 1 probate year 1909

Will of John J. Cowan

In re
      John J. Cowan          deceased.

      This is the last will and testament of me John J. Cowan of St. John’s Newfoundland. I appoint Dr. Nutting Fraser to be my Executor I give, devise and bequeath unto my daughters Maude Fraser, Helen Smith and Floss Cowan all my possessions, not otherwise specified, to be used in such ways as they deem fit    In witness whereof I the said John J. Cowan have to this my last will and Testament set my name this twelfth day of July in the year of our Lord One thousand nine hundred and nine    John J. Cowan Jessie C. Stranger     N. S. Fraser Witnesses

Certified correct,
D. M. Browning

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Aug. 9/09
Emerson J.
Aug. 9/09
granted to
Nutting S.
at $2500.00

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