Transcribed by Judy Benson. While I have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be some typographical errors

Newfoundland will books volume 7 page 360 probate year 1904.

Will of Elias Peyton


late of Back Harbor, Twillingate

This is the last will and Testament of me Elias Peyton of Back Harbor. I will and bequeath to my son William Peyton all that portion of land given me by my late father, some thirty five years ago with dwelling house and store and sundry outhouses thereto belonging also two cows, a horse, and a pig also all my tools and utensils for outdoor labor. I bequeath my household furniture to my wife to be at her disposal.

I appoint William J. Scott and William Blackler as my executors

signed and sealed this seventeenth day of February 1903 (LS) Elias Peyton

In the presence of us Robert Temple (clerk in Holy order) George Roberts.

I certify the foregoing to be a correct copy of the last will of Elias Peyton.
D. M. Browning

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
20 May 1904
Johnson J.
Letters of Probate
Granted on the 30th day of May 1904
to William J. Scott
Estate sworn $600.00

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