Will of William Daymond
from Newfoundland will books volume 9 pages 304-305
probate year 1911
William Daymond deceased.
This is the last will of me,
William Daymond of St. John’s in the Island of
Newfoundland, cabinet maker.
1. I give, devise and bequeath to my daughter
Sarah Daymond the land and premises now occupied by Mrs
Simpson and Richard
Wills situate on the east Side of Victoria Street in St. John’s
aforesaid and extending thereby about forty nine feet, bounded on the
north by Gower Street, by which it extends about forty-two feet, and
on the east by premises occupied by me and hereinafter devised to my
daughter Emma Daymond, and on the south by (now or heretofore) property
of William McCarthy.
2. I give devise, and bequeath
to my daughter, Emma Daymond, the land and premises now occupied by me,
situate on the south side of Gower Street aforesaid and measuring thereby
about twenty two feet and bounded on the west by the land devised in
the foregoing paragraph to my daughter Sarah and extending thereby about
3. I give devise and bequeath to my said daughter Emma all my interest in the land and premises which I hold under lease situate
on the north east side of Kings Road in St. John’s aforesaid, the
dwelling house thereon being numbered 48, and occupied by William
I give devise and bequeath to my said daughters Sarah and Emma, as tenants
in common, all my interest in the land and premises, which I hold under
lease, situate on the north side of New Gower Street in St. John’s
aforesaid now occupied by Mrs. Bailey and Sergeant
I give devise and bequeath all the residue of my estate and effects to
my said daughters Sarah and Emma in
6. I appoint my said daughter Emma executrix of this
my will In witness whereof I have set my hand at St.
John’s aforesaid this
fourteenth day of July A.D. 1900. Wm Daymond Signed by the said William
Daymond as his last will in the presence of
us who in his presence and in the presence of each other have hereunto
subscribed our names as witnesses Geo.
M. Johnson Jas. J McGrath
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)