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 Daniel Murphy from Newfoundland will books volume 4 page 383 probate year 1885
| In re |
Daniel Murphy deceased.
In the name of God Amen. This is the last will and testament of me Daniel Murphy Bay de Verds Conception Bay, District of Bay De Verds Merchant I give devise and bequeath all my real and personal estate of every description into my wife Anastia Murphy absolutely.- I appoint my said wife sole executrix of this my will and revoke all previous wills at any time made by me After the death of my wife Anastia Murphy I bequeath to my nephew James Murphy of Patrick the above mentioned property in whole and in part But in case my wife Anastia Murphy should at any time consent to give up her right in the aforesaid property she is entitled by virtue of the right therein invested to receive from my nephew James Murphy a sum of one hundred pounds currency. I also give to the said James Murphy an equal share in the business or trade with my wife Anastia Murphy as long as the said James Murphy thinks expedient to continue partnership with the said Anastia Murphy- In witness whereof I hereunto set my hand this seventh day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and eighty-two. Daniel Murphy. Signed by the said Daniel Murphy the testator in our presence who in his presence and in the presence of each other at the same time subscribe our names as witnesses, Michael Hanly, Priest. William North, Teacher.