NL GenWeb Wills
Conception Bay North Region ~ Harbour Main District
Holyrood - Patrick Walsh & Richard Walsh to Catherine Walsh (1906)The following document was photocopied from a Land Deed Regristry Book, and was given to me by William Dawson. I have transcribed the information to the best of my ability. I've added punctuation to make reading easier.
This will was read, recorded and transcribed by EILEEN WALSH, 2001. While I have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be some typographical errors.
|Bill of Sale: Patrick Walsh & Richard Walsh to Catherine Walsh|
|Registry of Deeds & Companies|
Confederation Building, St. John's
This Indenture made at HOLYROOD in the Island of Newfoundland this 29th day of September Anno Domini one thousand nine hundred and six between PATRICK WALSH and RICHARD WALSH both of HOLYROOD aforesaid Planters of the one part and CATHERINE WALSH of the same place, Married Woman of the other part:
WITNESSETH that for and in consideration of the sum of thirty seven dollars and fifty cents in hand well and truly paid by the said CATHERINE WALSH to the said PATRICK WALSH and RICHARD WALSH on or before the execution of these presents (the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged) the said PATRICK WALSH and RICHARD WALSH as beneficial owners have assigned and conveyed and by these presents do assign and convey unto the said CATHERINE WALSH all their and each of their right, title and interest in and to all that piece or parcel of land containing about one and one half acres situate at Holyrood aforesaid and bounded as follows:
on the North by local road, on the South by the main road, on the East by property belongingto the said PATRICK WALSH and RICHARD WALSH and on the West by property of CORNELIUS KENNEDY to Hold unto and to the use of the said CATHERINE WALSH forever.
In witness whereof the said parties to these presents have hereunto their hands and seals subscribed and set in the day and year first before written.
Patrick Walsh (his X mark) (L.S)
Signed sealed and delivered in presence of (having been first read over and explained to the signatories, Thomas R Dwyer. Newfoundland, Holyrood, SS.
Thomas Dwyer of Holyrood aforesaid, R.C. School-teacher, make oath and say that I was present and did see Patrick Walsh and Richard Walsh the grantors named in the within deed of assignment duly sign, seal and deliver the same by making their marks thereto and that before so signing the said deed it was read over and explained to them and they understood the contents thereof. Thomas R Dwyer. Sworn before me at Holyrood aforesaid this 29th day of September AD 1906.
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