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 Richard Aspel from the Newfoundland will books volume 2 pages 552-553 probate year 1864
Richard Aspel deceased
In the name of God Amen. I Richard Aspel being in sound mind and memory but weak of body and fearing that my end is fast approaching I dispose of my temporal goods in the following manner first I will and bequeath my house at the corner of Veals Lean leading to the Bakery also that piece of ground belonging to me situated on the south side bounded on the N.E. by land belonging to James Fitzgerald and on the south by Dennis Ryans ground and on the west by a lane leading to Dennis Ryans property unto my daughter Margaret Curtis free from control by any person and to use said property as she may think fit & proper In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal at Saint Johnís this thirty first day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty four. Richard his X mark Aspel (LS) Witness Colman Raftus, Joseph his X mark Mullowney.