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Will of Charlotte Roberts from Newfoundland will books volume 11 page 525 probate year 1920

In re       Charlotte Roberts deceased

This is the last Will and Testament of me Charlotte Roberts formerly of Burin but now residing at St. Lawrence Widow. I give devise and bequeath to my daughter Susannah Beck all my landed property situate at Burin consisting of Dwelling House Water Side Premises and all other land and property of every kind that I may be possessed of at my decease and I hereby appoint my son in law Jacob Beck of St. Lawrence to be the executor of this my will and I revoke all other previous wills by me at any time made and declare this paper writing to be my last will and testament.
In witness whereof I herewith set my hand this 11th day of the month of January A.D. 1917
Charlotte her X mark Roberts
Signed by Charles(?) Roberts the testatrix in the presence of us who in her presence and in the presence of each other subscribed our names as witnesses
Samuel Beck Fisherman Amos Beck Do.(?)

Correct William F. Lloyd
Registrar of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland.
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
Fiat Oct. 21/20
Horwood CJ
Probate granted
to Jacob Beck Sr.
Oct. 22/20
Estate sworn
at $500.00

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