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 444 probate year 1905

Will of Violet Burt


This is the last will and testament of me Violet Clayton Burt of St. John's in the Island of Newfoundland spinster I hereby revoke all former wills by me made I bequeath unto my father Joshua Burt all moneys both principal and interest now or which may hereafter be in the hands of Jesse Whiteway, of St. John's aforesaid, Merchant, as guardian of my estate, which moneys have been derived by me from the estate of my late mother. I appoint the said Jesse Whiteway executor of this my will.

Dated at St. John's the thirty-first day of December A.D. 1904. Violet Clayton Burt.

Signed by the said testatrix as and for her last will in the presence of us who in her presence and in the presence of each other have subscribed our names as witnesses hereto

witnesses Jesse Whiteway. Robert Pittman.

I certify the foregoing to be a correct copy of the last will and testament of Violet Clayton Burt.
D. M. Browning

(Listed in the Margin next to this will the following)
March 1st 05.
Chief Justice
Probate granted on the 1st day of March A.D. 1905
to Jesse Whiteway
Estate Sworn at $300.00

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