Transcribed by Eileen Walsh. While I have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be some typographical errors

Michael Walsh to John Walsh

Fee $200

Be it remembered that on the 18th of June A.D. 1927 a certain conveyance was deposited for registration which was proved upon the Affidavit of Stella McCrate and was duly registered as followes:


To All To Whom These Presents Shall Come Know All Men By These Presents that I MICHAEL WALSH of HOLYROOD, SALMONIER LINE near junction of Harbor Main Newfoundland Labourer For and in consideration of the love and affection I have for my son JOHN WALSH and the further consideration that he maintain and support cloth (sic) care and keep me during my lifetime and bury me decently and becomingly with a Requiem mass after my death Do hereby assign transfer and set over unto the said JOHN WALSH his Executors Administrators and Assigns ALL THAT piece of land situate on the South side of Salmonier Line and bounded as follows:

NORTH by SALMONIER LINE, SOUTH by MOUNTAIN GARDEN, EAST by DANIEL WALSH's land, and WEST by HANNAH PENNEY's land together with dwelling House Barn Cellar Store and all erections built thereupon and all my house hold furniture and effects, also my share of the land known as the WALSH property lying between VEITCH's and MULLOWNEY's lands.

TO HAVE AND TO HOLD all the property enumerated above unto the said JOHN WALSH his Executors Administrators and Assigns forever Subject however to the following provision, that should circumstances develop to warrant our separating and living asunder from our present domicile John agrees and binds himself to pay me and I agree to accept 7 and 1/2 dollars per month in lieu of the maintenance and support etc. stipulated above.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF I have hereunto my hand set, and Subscribed this 28th day of December A.D. 1926 MICHAEL ( his X mark ) WALSH Witness T.R. DWYER, STELLA McCRATE, JOHN WALSH.

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