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 Patience Whealon from Newfoundland will books volume 2 pages 486-487 probate year 1862.
Transcriber’s Note:This name is spelled Patience and Pacience in the will and Patience in the will index.
Patience Whealon deceased.
In the name of God Amen. I Pacience Whealon wife of the late Jacob Whealon of Bradley’s Cove in Conception Bay in the Island of Newfoundland being ill of health but of perfect memory do this the eighteen day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty, make this my last will and testament in maner and form following, I commend my soul into the hands of Almity God, and my body to the earth from whence it came in hope of a joyful resurrection through the merits of my Savour Jesus Christ and as for the worldly estate wherewith it hath pleased to give I dispose of it as follows I give my son John Bishop four £ Item I give my son William Whealon twenty £ Item I give my son Nathaniel Whealon twenty £ three head of horn cattle Item I give my son Jessias Whealon one cow, Item I give my eldest dautor Elizabeth twenty five £ Item I give to my youngest dautor Tamar twenty £ ten, I do hereby constitute and appoint James Penney King of Bradleys Cove my executors in trust of this my last will and testament to take care and see the same duly performed according to my true intent and meaning, in witness whereof I the said Pacience Whealon have to his my last will and testament set my hand and afixed my seal the day and year above mensioned, Pacience Whealon X. Signed sealed and delivered by the said Pacience Whealon unto the writer as and for her last will and testament in presence of us whose names are hereunto writen who did each of us subscribe our names as witness at her request and in her presence, witness, James P. King, John Crocker, Nathaniel Whealon.