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 11 page 554 probate year 1920

Will of Willis Hopkins


I, Willis Hopkins, of Heart's Content, newfoundland, Fisherman, do make and publish this, my last will and testament. I hereby give, bequeath and transfer all my property, real, personal or otherwise, to my wife Charlotte Hopkins, as long as she shall live, and at her death, the aforesaid property is to be equally divided between John Piercey and his son William Piercey, to and for their own absolute use and benefit forever. In witness whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and seal this Fourth day of April, A.D. 1907. Willis his X mark Hopkins

Signed sealed published & declared by the said Willis Hopkins, testator, as and for his last will and testament, in the presence of us, who, at his request, in his presence and the presence of each other, have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses. Geo J.Young John J.Young Willis his X mark Baker

William F. Lloyd Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland.

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat Dec 6/20 Kent J. Adm. c.t.a. granted to Sir Wm Lloyd Dec 9/20 Estate sworn at $300.00

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