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 239 probate year 1922

Will of Thomas Cleary


In the name of God Amen.

I, Thomas Cleary of Bay Roberts, in the Island of Newfoundland, Farmer. Do this Thirteenth day of August One thousand nine hundred and four, getting weak in body tho sound in mind make this my last Will and Testament, as follows that is to say. I give and bequeath to my Step Brother William Cleary all the land I possess on the West Side of the Main Road cleared and uncleared given to my by will of my late Father, Thos Cleary to himself his heirs and administrators and assigns the Garden and Barn and Cellars on the East Side of the Old House and Road I give to Edward O. Bryne. O. Cleary son of William Cleary and if he should have any heirs to them and their successors, and should he the said Edward O Bryne O Cleary die before he comes of age it is to be given to Ellen Cleary little Daughter of the said Wm. Cleary. All my personal effects such as Bed and bedding and all other minor things. I give also to Edward O Bryne Cleary to be his heirs and successors forever.

In Witness Whereof I have hereunto set my hand and Seal the day and date aforementioned. THOMAS CLEARY

Signed Sealed and delivered in our presence and in the presence of each other after being read to the testator. W. H. ELMS W. H. GEO BURSELL.

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

(Listed in the Margin next to this will the following)
Fiat July 18/22 Kent J. Adm. C. T. A. granted to William Cleary July 18/22 Estate sworn at $250.00
(Also in the margin next to this will, with no explanation, the following)
two & one quarter outside four acres inside (Geo Bursell)

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