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 289 probate year 1922
Will of Maurice Daly |
In re: MAURICE DALY. DECEASED.
I, Maurice Daly, of sound mind, bequeath by my last will and testament my property and effects as follows:
1. To my sons Denis, Alexander, and Maurice Daly, in equal shares that piece of land of five or six acres, bounded on the one side by Charles Daly, and on the other by Lawrence Daly.
2. To my sons Denis, Alexander, Peter and Maurice Daly, in equal shares the twenty acres of woodland.
3. To my sons Denis, Alexander, Peter and Maurice Daly, in equal shares all my fishing gear including boat etc etc (and in case they decide to sell outfit, they should divide the returns into equal shares between themselves)
4. To my son Denis I leave Four hundred dollars ($400.00) half of new house; and two Sheep.
5. To my son, Alexander, I leave two hundred dollars ($200.00) half of new house; two Sheep; all my personal effects such as bed, bedsteads etc etc.
6. To my son Peter, I leave two hundred dollars ($200.00) two Sheep; young Cow.
7. To my son Maurice, I leave two hundred dollars ($200.00) three Sheep; Cow; and the house that he now occupies.
8. I also leave Twenty dollars ($20.00) for Masses for myself and my wife (Maurice & Catherine Daly).
9. The property of the late Margaret McDonald now in my house to be returned to her son, Maurice McDonald.
MAURICE his X mark DALY
Witnesses Rev. J. J. Rawlins Vincent Singleton
April 15th 1919.
William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland
(Listed in the Margin next to this will the following)
Fiat Dec 2/22
Adm. C. T. A.
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