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 8 page 350 probate year 1907
|Will of Jesse Howell|
Jesse Howell deceased.
The last will and Testament of Jesse Howell Pound Cove May 18th 1907 Being of sound mind and memory. I Jesse Howell do make this my last will and Testament as follows:- I do hereby bequeath and give to my dear wife, Johanna Howell, and my four sons viz: Robert John Howell, Samuel Howell, Jesse Howell and Albert Howell my full share of the land held by grant taken by my deceased father, Francis Howell - The same to be equally divided between the above named I do also give and bequeath to the aforesaid all the property owned by me on said land, which includes household furniture etc. I do also give and bequeath my share of the fishing schooner Ajax viz - 1/6, to be equally divided between my beloved wife and sons as before named - also my share in trapboats & other boats, to be divided as above.
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Dec 9 /07
Dec 11 /07
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