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 Maurice Carroll from Newfoundland will books volume 2 pages 472-473 probate year 1862.
Transcriber’s Note: This name is spelled Carroll and Carrell in the will and Carroll in the will index.
Maurice Carroll deceased.
In the name of God Amen. I Maurice Carroll of Indian Cove Fortune Harbor being weak in body but sound in mind do hereby make this as my last will and testament condemning all other wills or testaments made by me bequeathing my body to the earth and my soul into the hands of the Almighty that gave it to me hoping to receive the same at the last day, I do hereby bequeath to my dearly beloved wife Catherine and child Carrell all my house and household furniture and all my property that I possess in Indian Cove I further request that there may be nothing of my property removed by any person until my child will come of age. I do hereby appoint my dearly beloved brother Daniel Carroll and Patrick Farrell as my sole executors. In witness whereof I set my hand and seal Maurice Carrell his X mark. This twenty third day of October in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty seven. In presence of witness Daniel Carrell, Michael power, Patrick Farrell.