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 page 514 probate year 1905.

Will of William Merchant


This is my last will & testament while in my right mind & with clear conscience. I leave to my son Corbett one shilling sterling to my daughter Emily one shilling sterling to my daughter Miriam one shilling sterling All the rest of my estate I leave to my dear wife to be hers to do as she pleases with it Also 1000 dollars in the Bank of Montreal to be hers after my decease I mean the one thousand dollars to my wife Elizabeth Bessie Merchant I also appoint Mr. Archibald Targett to be executor to my will

Ritten with my own hand this 16th of June 1905. Wm. Merchant

Witness Peter Tuck. James Tuck.

I certify the foregoing to be a correct copy of the last will of William Merchant

D. M. Browning

(Listed in the Margin next to this will the following)

Fiat Sep 13/05 Emerson J. Probate to Arch. Targett Sept 21/05 $1400.00

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