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 7 pages 369 & 370 probate year 1904
|Will of William Sheaves|
will of William Sheaves
late of Channel Fisherman deceased.
Channel Newfoundland Feby 23 1897. I William Sheaves of Channel Newfoundland do declare this to be my last will and Testament. I do hereby leave and bequeath to my son Edward Joseph, my house and property and money and all my possessions. And I will that my son Edward Joseph maintain and keep my daughter Laura Lauretta until her marriage
In witness whereof I have signed the mark of my hand. William his X mark Sheaves.
Signed by the said Testator as his last will and Testament in the presence of us who have subscribed our names as witnesses at the testators request
Llewellyn Godden William Carter William Davis
I certify the foregoing to be a correct copy of the will of William Sheaves.
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
June 17, 1904
Letters of adm cta
granted on the
20th day of June
1904 to Edward