Transcribed by Judy Benson & Ivy Benoit. While we have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be some typographical errors
Will of John Hutchinson Haly from Newfoundland will books volume 2 page 391 probate year 1860
John H. Haly deceased.
In the name of God Amen, I John Hutchinson Haly being of sound and disposing mind but mindfull of my mortality do hereby constitute and declare this to be my last will and testament
1st I desire that my funeral may be conducted with as little expense as possible.
2nd After the due payment of all my just and lawful debts I bequeath unto my beloved wife Margaret born Spencer and all our children all my property real and personal here and in Newfoundland.
3rd To this my last will and testament I hereby constitute and appoint as my executrix my wife Margaret Haly born Spencer and I further constitute and appoint as executors to this my last will and testament James Barclay now of Everton and my eldest son at the time being. Thus done at Plan Met-en-Meer Zorg this 13th day of March 1853. J. H. Haly. Witnesses to the above same date Geo. Sutherland, James C. Robinson.