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 page 401 probate year 1908

Will of James Melvin


I, James Melvin being of sound mind and memory do make this my last will and testament. I leave and bequeath unto my wife Mary E. Melvin all the property of which I die possessed namely my dwelling house and furniture, stable, store, flakes, and stage, together with the ground on which they are built. I leave her also my gardens and meadow ground James Melvin, witnesses John Ronayne Mathew Melvin Edward Howlett signed at Lamanche March 23rd 1908.

Certified correct, D. M. Browning Registrar
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat April 15/08 Johnson J. adm. C.t.a. granted to Mary E. Melvin on the 16th day of April A.D. 1908. Estate sworn at $1926.00

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