Transcribed by Judy Benson
& Ivy Benoit. While we have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be
some typographical errors This will has different dates but it's clearly the same person.
This will has different dates but it's clearly the same person.
Will of John McGee from Newfoundland will books volume 4 pages 467-468 probate year 1872
Transcriber’s Note: The will index gives the probate year, for this will, as 1872, but it is filed chronologically with wills from 1886.
| In re |
John McGee deceased.
The last will and testament of John McGee. I John McGee of Salmon Cove in the Northern District of the island of Newfoundland, shopkeeper and farmer do make and publish this my last will and testament in the manner and form following that is to say; First I give and bequeath unto my wife Mary McGee all my lands, houses and all my other effects during her natural life; provided, that should my said wife Mary McGee marry again then in that case she is to have no further claim to the aforesaid lands, houses or effects bequeathed to her but the said lands, houses and effects will fall into the hands of my daughter Catherine McGee. I also give and bequeath unto my said daughter Catherine McGee, after the death or marriage of my said wife Mary McGee all my lands, houses and all my other effects that may remain after the death or marriage of my said wife Mary McGee.