(The Weekly Record, Trinity, NF, February 7, 1887)
Died at Robin Hood on Wednesday last, Mr. William Butler, aged 68 years.
Will of William Butler, Robin Hood, Trinity Bay, planter: sons John, William, Alexander, Isreal, wife Mary, daughter Alice Butler, Alice's daughter Rhoda Butler. Fishing room with vessel, gear, boats, etc., pertaining to fisheries, divided between William, Alexander , Isreal - - John not having an interest in the same, he having provided for himself with property on the "Beach" between the claims of William Miller and William Ivany; pew in Christ Church, Trinity East; friends George Guppy of Ship Cove, planter, Stephen Day, Middleton's Beach, executors. signed with an "X" on 06 Nov 1886, witnesses Gilbert Hy Cole, George Guppy. (Posted to NLGS discussion group on Interent by Debbie Bateman [email@example.com], feb 2000.)