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 Edward Besso from Newfoundland will books volume 10 page 513 probate year 1917
In re |
Edward Besso deceased.
In the name of God Amen I Edward Besso of Holyrood Conception Bay, Newfoundland, being of perfect mind and memory and knowing it is appointed for all men once to die do make this my last will and testament. And as touching such worldly estate as it hath pleased God to grant me with I do give devise and bequeath of the same in the following manner and form I give and bequeath to my son James Besso half the house and half the land and horse & carts. I give and bequeath to my beloved wife Johanna Besso half the house and half the same land that I bequeathed to my son James Besso, after our death he James Besso is to possess all, he James Besso is to provide for myself & wife while we live.