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 12 page 455 probate year 1923

Will of John Talbot


In the name of God Amen.

I John Talbot of (Louis Talbot) of California do declare this to be my last Will and Testament made this fourth day of March One thousand nine hundred and Sixteen (4th March 1916)

I will and bequeath to my daughter Eliza Traverse (formerly Eliza Talbot) my house, stage and property about the stage namely the flake and store.

I also will and bequeath half the land of the garden in which my house is built I will and bequeath all the above mentioned to my daughter Eliza Traverse and her son John Traverse.

I appoint as my executor Mr William Fitzgerald.

Signed this fourth day of March one thousand nine

Signed this 4th day of March 1916 JOHN his X mark TALBOT
Witnesses John his X mark NORMORE
(Revd) J.S. Kavanagh.

William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat Oct 17/23 Johnson J. Adm C.T.A. granted to Eliza Traverse Oct 18/23 Estate sworn at $500.00

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