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 8 pages 374-375 probate year 1908

Will of Eleanor Mary Wheller

In re: ELEANOR MARY WHELLER. DECEASED (transcript indexed as Mary Ellen)

After my death there will be found in a small white linen bag in the chest in my bedroom the sum of one hundred and eighty seven dollars and eighty cents ($187.80) to be disposed of in the following manner

I Four dollars ($4.00) to be paid as church dues to the church of England clergyman of Twillingate

II The balance (ie $183.80) to be paid to Nathaniel Feltham, Freshwater Bay B.B. who will divide it equally between himself and the children of his deceased brother John and Cornelius Feltham and his children

Note also that what ever money is found in the tin box in the aforementioned chest must be used to defray the expenses of my burial Given under my hand this 27th Day of December 1906. Eleanor Mary her X mark Wheller Witnesses A B.S. Stirling Jessie E. Young.

Certified correct, D. M. Browning Registrar
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat Nov. 11/07 C.J. admt. C.t.a. Feb 4. 08 to D.M. Browning Registrar Estate sworn at $300.00

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