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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 9 page 328 probate year 1911.

Will of Frederick William Short


I, Frederick William Short, shop-keeper and Fisherman, of old Bonaventure, in the Electoral District of Trinity, Newfoundland, in the Electoral District of Trinity, Newfoundland hereby make my last will and testament, revoking and annulling all former wills and dispositions of my property. I give and bequeath to my wife Mary Jane, my house, household effects, land, shop and contents, boats lobster gear, &c for her sole use

And I hereby appoint my wife as the Executrix of this my estate. Fred. W. Short. Witnessed by us in our presence this seventeenth day of September, 1908 C. W. Hollands.

O. J. Morris Certified correct,
D. M. Browning

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat Oct 9/11 C. J. Probate Oct 13/11 granted to Mary Jane Short Verge Estate sworn at $400.00

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