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 Patrick Haberlin from Newfoundland will books volume 4 page 25 probate year 1879
Patrick Haberlin deceased.
In the name of God Amen. I Patrick Haberlin of St. Johnís Ship-Carpenter being weak in body but of sound mind memory and understanding do make this my last will and testament- First I give and bequeath to my wife Ellen Haberlin the use of all my property debenture monies and effects of which I am possessed of during her natural life; and after her decease I give and bequeath whatever is remaining, whether in Debenture monies property or effects to my son Stephen Haberlin his executors administrators and assigns for ever- Second I appoint George F. Hayward of St. Johnís Accountant sole executor under this my will. In witness whereof I the said Patrick Haberlin have hereunto set my hand and seal at St. Johnís in the Island of Newfoundland this twenty-fifth day of May A.D. one thousand eight hundred and seventy-one- Patrick Haberlin (LS) Signed sealed published and declared by the said Patrick Haberlin as and for his last will and testament in our presence who in his presence and the presence of each other have hereunto set our hands the said will having first been distinctly read over to and understood by the testator, Augustus O. Hayward. Edwd A. Lilly.