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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 13 page 504 probate year 1926

Will of Catherine Taylor


This is the last Will and Testament of me Catherine Taylor, of Carbonear in the Island of Newfoundland.

I will and bequeath to William Taylor Horwood, son of Reuben Horwood Bedstead Bed and Pillows Washstand small table and looking glass in spare room.

Mrs Capt Mark Burke Hearth Rug also one English make basket.

Mrs James Clarke maiden name Martha Oats two blue vases with white glass drops.

Mrs Reuben Horwood a Scripture picture also one white bed spread.

Mrs Anna Power Pike one Rocker-Chair.

John Winsor Taylor four Kitchen Chairs one Kitchen table one family Bible one Picture Sebastopol one chest.

Louisa Horwood Winsor one Enlarged Picture of her Grandmother also one Knitted Spread also one Carpet.

Ernest Hawker one picture Domestic and Dogs

Samuel Pye one Parlor lamp.

Reuben Horwood. Couch in Parlor also dwelling House and Land and remaining articles in House not mentioned.

I appoint Ernest E. Horwood Sole Executor of this Will hereby revoking all former and other Wills.

In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand this Sixth day of November in the year of our Lord one Thousand nine hundred and Twenty five.


Signed and declared by the testator and for her last Will and testament in the presence of us who in her presence at her request and in the presence of each other have subscribed our names as witnesses.

Arthur S. Pike.     M. Ernestine Pike.

CORRECT. William F. Lloyd Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland.

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat Dec 21/26 Kent J. Probate granted to Ernest E. Forward. Dec 22/26. Estate sworn at $250.00

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