Transcribed by Judy Benson & Ivy Benoit. While I have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be some typographical errors

Newfoundland will books volume 10 pages 326-327 probate year 1915

Will of Bridget Yetman


In the name of God, Amen. I Bridget Yetman, of Bryant's Cove, being of sound and disposing mind and memory, but of a feeble state of health, and considering the uncertainty of this life, do make publish and declare this to be my last will and treatment as follows:

First: I direct that my just debts, funeral and testamentary expenses be paid.

Second: Out of the bequest of my father, the late William Dunn, to me, I give devise and bequeath the following sums:- To my brother Thomas Dunn I give devise and bequeath Fifty dollars. To my brother, James Dunn I give devise and bequeath Fifty dollars

Third: The balance of said bequest, of the late William Dunn, I give devise and bequeath equally among my husband William Yetman and my nine children, namely, Joseph, William, John, Mark, Thomas, Anastatia, Catherine, Mary Joseph, and Julia Ann Yetman. And last: I hereby constitute and appoint Reverend John March, to be executor of this my last will and testament, revoking and annulling all former Wills by me made, and ratifying and confirming this and no other, to be my last will and testament Bridget her X mark Yetman Signed declared and published by the above named Bridget Yetman, as and for her last will and testament, in presence of us, who, at her request, have signed as witnesses to the same this seventh day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and six William Guilfoyle William his X mark Whelan.

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following) Fiat July 16/15 Emerson J. Probate July 17/15 granted to Rt Rev John March Estate sworn at $1318.00

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