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 12 page 482 probate year 1923

Will of Margaret Boland


This is the last Will and Testament of me, Margaret Boland of Hoylestown, St. Johnís in the Island of Newfoundland, Widow made this 10th day of November A.D. 1923.

I hereby revoke all former Wills and Testamentary dispositions by me at any time heretofore made.

I appoint Annabel MacKey of St. Johnís, wife of James MacKey to be the executrix of this my Will.

I give devise and bequeath the following legacies namely fifty dollars to my sister Mary OíReilly of Carbonear, two hundred dollars to Joseph MacKie, son of James MacKie aforesaid, fifty dollars to my executrix, Annabel MacKey, fifty dollars to Reverend Father Pippy, Parish Priest.

All the rest residue and remainder of my estate I leave to my executrix to pay my just debts and funeral expenses and out of the balance to have Masses celebrated for the repose of my soul.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF I have hereunto set my hand to this my will the day and year first above written. MARGARET BOLAND.

Signed published and declared by the above named Margaret Boland as and for her last will and testament in our presence both being present at the same time who at her request and in her presence and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses.
Sergt Patrick McGinn.
John Gilbert Higgins.

CORRECT, William F. Lloyd Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland (Listed in the margin next to this will the following) Fiat Nov 27/23 Kent J. Probate granted to Annabel Mackay. Nov 29/23 Estate Sworn at $450.00

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