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 Reuben Ridout from Newfoundland will books volume 4 pages 284-285 probate year 1884
Reuben Ridout deceased.
I Reuben Ridout fisherman of Long Pond, South shore Conception Bay do make this my last will and testament
Signed & sealed this 9th day of December 1881 as & for my last will & testament in token whereof I have set my mark, Reuben his X mark Ridout. Signed in the presence of us who in his presence & in the presence of each other have hereunto William his X mark Ridout. Emma her X mark Ridout. I desire the Rev. E. Colley to see this my will carried out. The above was read over & explained Reuben not being able to read. Ed. Colley.