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 2 page 305 probate year 1858.

Will of William G. Trenear


In the name of God Amen. The sixth day of July one thousand eight hundred & forty seven and in the twentieth year of the reign of our Sovereign Queen Defender of the faith-Victoria- I will & bequeath unto my beloved wife all my interest in trade now carried on by myself and Thomas McKenzie in partnership which I wish at my decease to be all settled and closed up and turned into cash and to my beloved wife I do bequeath the proceeds of such sale or sales with all debts due me also the amount of life assurance policy for two hundred pounds sterling in the Merchants & Tradesmans Assurance Company. To my children I bequeath my interest in farm situate on Sutherlands River near puton with any property that may be left me in England or elsewhere or may fall to me through want of heirs which property I wish if possible to be divided among my children equally my wife to participate with the children in the income arising therefrom except in case of my wifes getting married then all her interest in any property bequeathed to my children to cease and I wish that the witnesses hereto subscribed shall act as executors to see this request carried out

in witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal the day & year above written.

William Gill Trenear (LS)

Signed sealed and delivered in presence of us the subscribers,

Alexr Smith (LS) Adam Martin (LS) George Dicks (LS)

Certified correct,

D. M. Browning

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