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 Maria Murphy from Newfoundland will books volume 10 page 281 probate year 1914

In re     MARIA MURPHY      deceased.

    This is the last will and testament of me, Maria Murphy of the Torbay Road, in the District of St. Johnís East.     I give and bequeath to my son-in-law, James Neil of the Ridge Road, off the Torbay Road, absolutely, all my property consisting of a piece of land situate off the Torbay Road aforesaid, and contained in a grant from the Government of Newfoundland, registered in volume fifty-five, folio one hundred and sixty, of the Crown Lands Office, and therein particularly described.     And I appoint James Snow, of the Torbay Road, the executor of this my Will.     Dated this 18th day of July A.D. 1914.     Maria Murphy her X mark     Signed by the said testatrix, by making her mark, after having been first read over to, and approved by, her, in the presence of us, present at the same time, who in her presence and in the presence of each other, subscribe our names as witnesses.     H.A. Winter.     A. Clayton.

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Novr 20/14
Novr 23/14
granted to
Edward J. Snow
Estate sworn
at $300.00

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