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 420 probate year 1908

Will of Deborah Matthews


This is the last will and Testament of me Deborah Matthews of Burgeo in the District of Burgeo & LaPoile in the Island of Newfoundland Shopkeeper of dry Goods etc etc. I give, devise and bequeath all my real and personal estate of every description unto my daughter Ada Samways absolutely and I appoint my said daughter Ada Samways sole executrix of this my will and revoke all previous wills by me at any time heretofore made and declare this writing to be my last will and Testament

In witness whereof I hereunto set my hand this day 30th day of November nineteen hundred & four (sgd) D. Matthews (LS) Signed by the said Deborah Matthews of Burgeo etc the Testator In the presence of us etc (sgd) Maria Dicks (LS) (sgd) Elizabeth Vatcher (LS)

Certified correct, D. M. Browning Registrar
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
(illegible word) Fiat May 12/08 C.J. Probate May 14/08 granted to Ada Samways Estate sworn at $5066.00

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