Transcribed by Judy Benson & Ivy Benoit. While we have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be
some typographical errors
Newfoundland will books volume 7 pages 485 & 486 probate year 1905.
Will of George Cooper |
In re: GEORGE COOPER DECEASED.
In the name of God Amen. I George Cooper being of sound mind and in possession of all my faculties do now make my last will and testament as follows.
I. I do give and bequeath my property consisting of the upper cabbage garden and fishing property to my three sons – Nehemiah, Joseph, & Edward to be equally divided among them; and all the remainder of my property to Edward & Joseph to be equally divided between them. I do also appoint that my son Nehemiah shall not sell nor give his portion nor any part of it to anyone outside of the family.
II. I do also appoint Peter Duggan to be my executor.
Witness my hand this the first day of December 1903 George Cooper his X mark
Witnesses James Nurse Michael Ellmore his X mark Absalom Thistle
I certify the foregoing to be a correct copy of the last will and testament of George Cooper deceased.
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the Margin next to this will the following)
on the 19th day
of May A.D.
1905 to Robert
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