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 9 page 102 probate year 1910

Will of William Caravan


The Last will & Testament of William Caravan of Country Road Bay Roberts In the District of Harbour Grace Newfoundland. I hereby bequeath to my son Walter all the land eastward of the gulch to my son Arthur all the land from the gulch to the old cellar, the remainder to my wife absolutely, during her lifetime then to revert to my son Walter. The under south west meadow from the house up I bequeath it to Isaac Cooper and the upper meadow behind the house I bequeath to my son John Caravan. The strip of wood land behind the house to be equally divided between Isaac Cooper and my son John Caravan.

I bequeath ---------------
across the railway crossing to my son John Caravan the westward strip of land
across the railway crossing the next strip to my son Walter
across the railway crossing the nest strip to Isaac Cooper,
across the railway crossing the eastward strip to my son Arthur
Witness my hand this day November the twentieth nineteen hundred and eight William his x mark Caravan we certify that the above was signed in our presence Mrs. John Caravan Charles H. Brown Methodist Minister witnesses.

Certified correct,
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following) Fiat April 11/10 C. J. aDm c.t.a. April 12/10 granted to Caroline Caravan Sureties Josiah Russell Edmund Mercer Estate sworn at $200.00

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