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 Daniel Blandford from Newfoundland will books volume 4 pages 61-62 probate year 1880


In re
         Daniel Blandford deceased.

Know all men by these present that I Daniel Blandford of Ship Cove Herring Neck Notre Dame Bay being sound in mind but weak in body and knowing that it is appointed unto all men once to die do hereby make my last will and testament First. I give and bequeath to my beloved wife Sarah Blandford and my daughter Louisa Blandford all my property to be equally divided between them that is to say all my fishing craft, dwelling house and furniture; stage, stores, flakes, cattle meadow land gardens and waste land surrounding my dwelling house     Secondly, I give and bequeath to my grandson Levi son of the late Thomas Blandford the house situated next my dwelling house and also a garden, the most westwardly one of all my gardens.     In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this twenty third day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy-three.     Daniel Blandford his X mark (LS)     Signed and delivered by the said Daniel Blandford as his last will and testament in the presence of us the subscribers, Alfred S.H. Winsor,     Robert Lewis.

Certified correct,
D. M. Browning

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