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 James Carberry from Newfoundland will books volume 4 page 201 probate year 1882


In re
         James Carberry deceased.

In the name of God Amen this is the last will and testament of me James Carbery-     I will and bequeath the sum of five pounds towards St. Patrick’s Church River Head Three pounds to the sisters of Mercy River Head Five pounds to the Dorcas Society Five pounds to the St. Vincent de Paul Society Two pounds to the Parish Priest of the Parish where I was born and two pounds to the Parish Priest of the Parish opposite side of the River Seure     The remainder of my money I wish divided equally between my daughter Mary now in the United States, Ellen wife of Thomas Peele and Catherine wife of Edward Doutney     My dwelling house with the garden yard and cellar I wish divided equally between my daughters Ellen and Catherine     Ellen to have the upper part and Catherine the lower the ground rent to be paid by them in equal proportions     I leave one suit of my clothes to my son Peter and a suit of clothes to my cousin Michael Power.     I will all my furniture to my daughter Catherine Doutney I appoint Mr. James Smith Executor of this my last will.     St. John’s April 23rd A.D. 1881.     James Carberry.     Witness D.J. Greene, Patk. Morris.

Certified correct,
D. M. Browning

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