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A Collection of Newfoundland Wills
George Hiscock


Will of George Hiscock
from Newfoundland will books volume 9 pages 460-461 probate year 1912

In re
      George Hiscock          deceased.

      This is the last will and Testament of me George Hiscock of St. John’s in the Island of Newfoundland retired master mariner I give devise and bequeath unto my two daughters Mary Ann Gwilym and Sarah Coffin all and singular whatsoever lands monies chattels and effects that I may die possessed of this bequest is made however in contemplation of my said two daughters living together in the Dwelling House now occupied by me and is upon the condition that if my said daughter Mary Ann Gwilym who is now a widow. Should marry again her share or interest in the said land and Dwelling House shall vest in and become the property of the said Sarah Coffin and if my said daughter Sarah Coffin should become a widow and marry again before the said Mary Ann Gwilym her share or interest in the said land and Dwelling House shall vest in and become the property of the said Mary Ann Gwilym
And I hereby nominate and appoint the Mary Ann Gwilym and the said Sarah Coffin as Co Executors of this my said will In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand at St. John’s in the Island of Newfoundland this 15th day of March Anno Domini one thousand nine hundred and twelve. George Hiscock Signed published and declared by the said Testator as and for his last will and Testament in the presence of us who present at the same time in his presence and in the presence of each other have at his request, subscribed our names as witnesses Linda Horwood J.A. Clift Solr.

Certified correct,
D. M. Browning

(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
July 4/12
C. J.
July 8/12
Mary A. Gwilym
Sarah Coffin
sworn at



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