Transcribed by C. HAYNES from microfilm
reels at LDS Center
While I have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be some typographical errors
Will of Mary Ann Cunningham of Burgeo
I Mary Ann Cunningham of Burgeo in the District of Burgeo and La Poile and in the Island of Newfoundland realizing the uncertainty of life and being of feeble health but thank God of sound mind do make and declare this to be my Last will and Testament in manner and form following To Wit
First I Give and bequeath unto my son John C Cunningham all claims I may have in the House and property situated at Burgeo and of which he is now in possession.
Second I Give and bequeath unto my son Edward Cunningham the Land (Lease?) of the House and Property situated at Burgeo and on hand granted to the Division? Squad? of Newfoundland.
Third I Give and bequeath unto my Daughter Hannah Small all the household furniture I may die possessed of.
Fourth All other moneys I may die possessed of or may be find to my executors after my death to be equally divided between my nine children or their heirs.
I hereby appoint my Son John C Cunningham and my Son in law Joseph H Small the executors of this my last Will and Testament.
Signed at Burgeo
M A Cunningham
Signed at Burgeo M A Cunningham
Note: G.Q.H. was written by the
“B” and under those letters was written something like Cournife.
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