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 Mary Heagan from Newfoundland will books volume 2 page 483 probate year 1862.
Transcriberís Note: This name is spelled Heagan and Hegan in the will and Hegan in the will index.

In re
         Mary Hegan deceased.

In the name of God Amen,     I Mary Heagan of St. Johnís Newfoundland, being sick and weak in body but of sound and disposing mind memory and understanding do make and ordain this to be my last will and testament.     First I give and bequeath unto Michael Thorp and David Thorp all that piece or parcel of land lying near Allendale and on the western side of Long Pond Road to be divided between them share and share alike they paying each and every year two pounds currency unto James Undry and Mary Ann Phelan and they are allso to pay five shillings each for Masses for me during their lives I do hereby revoke and make null all former wills testaments legacies by me at any time heretofore made     In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal at St. Johnís Newfld this the twenty eight day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty nine.     Mary her X mark Heagan (LS)     Signed sealed published and declared by the said testatrix as and for her last will and testament in presence of us the subscribing witnesses (being first read over and explained) witness, Michael Allen, Patrick J. Allen, Walter Irwin.

Certified correct,
D. M. Browning

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