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 3 page 507 probate year 1876.
Will of Thomas Dwyer |
In re: THOMAS DWYER. DECEASED.
This is the last will and testament of me Thomas Dwyer of Lions Den Planter hereby annulling and revoking all former wills and testaments whatsoever
1st I will and bequeath unto my beloved wife Catherine my dwelling house outhouses stage flakes gardens three cows and all my household furniture to be by her held and enjoyed for her own use and benefit and maintenance during her life and after her death the aforesaid dwelling house outhouses gardens stage flake cows and household furniture to be the property of my sons John Edward and Martin share and share alike
2nd I will and bequeath unto my sons John Edward and Martin one caplin seine three Herring Nets Three Seal Nets one fishing Skiff and three Punts,
3rd After the payment of my just debts and funeral expences out of the money now in the hands of Hodge & Co. I will and bequeath unto my beloved wife Catherine the sum of sixteen pounds and the residue to be divided between my sons James John Edward and Martin share and share alike I hereby constitute and appoint Peter Picket and James Shea to be executors to this my last will and testament,
Thomas his X mark Dwyer. Lions Den, 25th June 1869. Witness, Edward Dwyer, Thomas Dwyer.
D. M. Browning
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