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 8 page 312 probate year 1907

Will of Margaret Corbett


This is the last will and Testament of me, Margaret Corbett, of St. Johnís in the Island of Newfoundland, Widow. I appoint Frank D Lilly of St. Johnís aforesaid, Solicitor, sole Executor of this my will.

(1). I give and bequeath unto my daughter Elizabeth the land and house at present occupied by me situate on the Freshwater Road.
(2) I give and bequeath unto my daughter Mary the land and house at present occupied by Michael Kent situate on the said Road
(3) I give and bequeath unto my said daughters Elizabeth and Mary all the rest residue and remainder of the estate of which I shall die possessed in equal shares.

In witness whereof I have set my hand and seal to this my will on the sixth day of July A.D. 1903 Margaret Corbett. Signed by the above named Margaret Corbett as her last will and Testament in the presence of us, both being present at the same time, who in her presence and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses Charles H Emerson Cyril J Cahill

Certified correct, D. M. Browning Registrar
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat Aug 5. 07 Johnson J. Admt c.t.a. Aug. 10. 07 granted to Mary Corbett Estate sworn at $3600.00

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