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 12 page 481 probate year 1923

Will of Jane Smith


I, Jane Smith of Bishop’s Cove, am this 20th day of February 1923 weak & feeble in health but of good understanding, and declare this to be my last Will & Testament.

I give & bequeath to my son Cyril Smith the half of all my land & property situate at Bishop’s Cove & the half of the land, fishing room, & other property at Pig Island Labrador.

I give & bequeath to my grandsons James Smith and Kenneth Smith, sons of Rhodie Smith (deceased) the other half of my land & property situate at Bishop’s Cove & Pig Island, Labrador.

All my other property I may die possessed of I give & bequeath to my son Cyril Smith I also appoint my son Cyril Smith Executor of this my last will & testament & hereby revoke all former wills & codicils. Signed JANE her X mark SMITH

Signed by the Testator as & for her last will and testament in our presence & in presence of each other, who at her request have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses to her mark, this 20th day of February. 1923.
Witness to mark Harold Smith Fisherman
Witness to mark Silas Smith Fisherman.

CORRECT, William F. Lloyd Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland (Listed in the margin next to this will the following) Fiat Nov 27/23 Kent J. Probate granted to Cyril Smith Nov 29/23. Estate sworn at $420.00

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