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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 390 probate year 1926

Will of Joseph Emberley


This is the last Will & Testament of Joseph Emberley of Bay de Verde, Fisherman, made this Thirtieth Day of March in the year of Our Lord One Thousand Nine Hundred & Sixteen.

In the name of the Father & of the Son & of the Holy Ghost. Amen.

I, Joseph Emberley, revoking all former wills do will & bequeath to my youngest son Absalom my dwelling house & its contents. All other property whatsoever I give & bequeath to my three sons William James, Stephen Russell and Absalom aforesaid, to be held by them together, & their sons, now or two to be, after them. And I charge my said three sons to look after their mother as I know they will do.

Signed as my last Will & Testament this 30th day of March 1916.


Signed by the said testator as his last will & Testament in the presence of us who at his request in his presence & in the presence of each other have subscribed our names as witnesses.

Henry Gilbert. Incumbent.

Robert Emberley.

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

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat July 22/26. Horwood C.J. Adm C. T. A. granted to William James Emberley. July 24/26 Estate sworn at $1650.00

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