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 Michael Scanlon from Newfoundland will books volume 10 page 589 probate year 1917

 In re
    Michael Scanlon     deceased.

    April 23, 1914.     I Michael Scanlon of sound mind leave to my wife Catherine Scanlon all my property both real and personal and all other things I possess including the following: house and furniture, store house, cellar and land adjoining situated on the north side of River Head, Harbor Grace, Newfoundland bounded on the north side by Harvey Street, on the South by Water Street, on the East by the Estate belonging to Mrs. Catherine Stapleton on the west by a boundary fence which divides my part from the part claimed by my sister Mrs. Bridget O’Dwyer, another strip of land situated between Harvey Street and the railroad track and on the other side north of the railroad track. I hereby appoint John Casey of Harbor Grace, Newfoundland to be administrator of my estate with bonds I also leave my nephew Thomas Fitzgerald (one Dollar).     Signed Michael Scanlon - Witnesses. Denis Walsh     Christopher Kelly     John St. John

Charles H. Emerson
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Oct 1/17

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