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 Henry Brown from Newfoundland will books volume 10 page 249 probate year 1914

In re         HENRY BROWN deceased

    Bishops Harbour Dec. 12, 1913     I Henry Brown of James, Bishop Hr B.B. declare this to be my last will and testament, I do hereby give unto my wife, my house and all its contents; outhouses; gardens; also my share of the wharf, stage, the old store, and all my fishing gear. And all the money I possess I give unto my wife; out of which money my daughter Annie is to be supported until her marriage. And I hereby appoint Mr. John Moss, Cow Head, executor of this my will. In witness whereof I have hereunder set my hand this 13th day of December in the year of our Lord 1913.     Henry Brown.     Signed by the said testator as his last will and testament in the presence of us, present at the same time, who at his request, in his presence, and in the presence of each other have subscribed our names as witnesses, John Moss, Charles Lane.

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
July 3/14
July 10/14
granted to
John Moss
Estate sworn
at $2290.64

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