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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 13 page 70 probate year 1925

Will of George Torraville


I, George Torraville, of Fogo, (North Side) in the District of Fogo, in the Dominion of Newfoundland, of sound and disposing sense and memory, do hereby make, publish and declare this to be my last will and testament, that is to say:-

First:- I give and bequeath to William Oake, the younger, of Fogo, North Side in the District of Fogo, Newfoundland, all my fishing freehold property, situate at or near River Head, Fogo, consisting of land dwelling house, Stores, Stage, and everything therein and thereon to him and to his assignees for ever.

Second:- I give, and bequeath to my grand-daughter, Gertrude Torraville, all money in my possession and on Deposit in the Bank of Nova Scotia, Fogo, at the time of my death.

Third:- I appoint Arthur John Simms of Fogo, to be executor of this my will and testament, thereby revoking all former wills by me made.

Dated at Fogo, this 24th day of march A D 1923

Signed: - GEORGE his X mark TORRAVILLE

Witnesses Wilfred Verge
Benjamin Oake

Witnesses by us in his presence and in the presence of each other

Wilfred Verge, of Fogo, District of Fogo Nfld.
Benjamin Oake of Fogo, District of Fogo, Nfld

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

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat Feby 4/25 Horwood CJ Probate granted to Arthur John Simms. Feby 5/25. Estate sworn at $718.89

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