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 4 page 493 probate year 1888

Will of Dinah Hanham


This is the last will and testament of me Dinah Hanham, widow of the late John Hanham, made this twenty second day of February A.D. one thousand eight hundred and eighty four, as follows

I give, bequeath and devise all my tenements and hereditaments and all my household furniture, ready money, goods and chattels and all other my real and personal estate and effects (excepting one skiff) unto my two sons James and Jacob Hanham for their own absolute use and benefit, subject only to the payment of my just debts, funeral and testamentary expenses, and the expenses of proving and registering this my will. and I further give and bequeath the above mentioned skiff unto my son Joseph Wadman and I appoint my two sons James and Jacob executors of this my will, and hereby revoke all other wills

In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal the day and year above written. Dinah her X mark Hanham. Signed and acknowledged by the said Dinah Hanham, after being duly read and explained as and for her last will and testament, in the presence of us, who in her presence, and at her request, and in the presence of each other, have subscribed our names as witnesses, Dinah her X mark Hanham (LS) Witnesses, P.H. Sorsoliel, J.P. Henry H. Pittman.

Certified correct, D. M. Browning Registrar

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