Transcribed by Judy Benson

While I have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be some typographical errors

Newfoundland will books volume 3 page 548 probate year 1877.

Will of Thomas McGrath


In the name of God Amen. I sound in mind do hereby make this my last will & testament.

1. All lawful debts to be paid.

2. I will & bequeath £400 cur to All Hallows College Ireland for a burse for this diocese.

3rd I will & bequeath £400 cur to Mt. Mellory Abbey for the same purpose i.e. a burse for a student for this diocese.

4th I will and bequeath £300 for Masses i.e. low masses this sum is to be sent to Melleray as soon as can be.

5. I will & bequeath £200 to St. Patricks R. Head.

6. I will & bequeath £200 to Mt. Melleray for an annual High Mass for my soul

7. I will & bequeath that my books be disposed of by Mr. Fenelon & the proceeds be given to the Vincent de Paul Society.

8. All residue to be given the Mercy Nuns for the poor.

9. I appoint Mr. M. Fenelon & Mr. M. Berney to be my faithful executors. N.B. I have £ 1500 in Union Bank & £75 a debenture. St. Johnís Jan. 13th 1877.

Thomas B. McGrath. Witness Nicholas Roche C.C. John Walshe.

Certified correct,
D. M. Browning

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