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 Martha Gunn from Newfoundland will books volume 2 page 472 probate year 1862
Martha Gunn deceased.
I Martha Gunn Widow residing in St. Johnís Newfoundland do hereby make this my last will & testament. I give to my son John and daughter Mary my money and goods to be disposed of at my decease as follows, vizt. My funeral expenses and the cost of a grave stone &c. together with all my lawful debts are to be paid. I give to my daughter Mary twenty five pounds. I give to my sons William & John twenty five pounds including ten pounds lent to William. I give the remainder of my money if any & my furniture &c. to my three children share and share alike, reserving to Mary my workboxes and plate with the exception of a table spoon each to William and John. Witness my hand this second day of April in the year one thousand eight hundred and sixty one. Patty White Gunn, Witness Thos. M. Wood.