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 7 page 353 probate year 1904

Will of Thomas Murphy


The last will of Thomas Murphy Late of St. John's, Carpenter, deceased.

This is the last will and testament of me Thomas Murphy of St. John's in the Island of Newfoundland Carpenter made this seventeenth day of June A.D. 1903. I give devise and bequeath to my daughter Agnes Hoskins all the property of every description whatsoever of which I shall die possessed to have and to hold the said property unto my said daughter for ever I appoint Samuel Joy of St. John*s trader the executor of this my will.

In testimony whereof I have hereunto subscribed my name by affixing my mark at Saint John*s the day and year first above written.

Signed by the said testator as and for his last will and testament in the presence of us who in his presence at this request and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses the same having been first read over and explained *

Thomas his x mark Murphy E. P. Morris Samuel Joy

I certify the foregoing to be a correct copy of the last will and testament of Thomas Murphy.
D. M. Browning

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
14 Apr 1904
Johnson J.
Letters of Probate
Granted on the 15th April 1904
to Samuel Joy the Executor
Estate sworn at $1500.00 (very faint)

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