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Will of Samuel Maidment
This is the last will and Testament
of me Samuel Maidment of Durrells Arm, Twillingate Fisherman I hereby revoke all other wills by me at any time heretofore made I direct
my funeral and testamentary expenses to be paid I give devise and bequeath
to my son John Maidment all the land with all erections
thereon including Dwelling house Stores stable and fishing premises situate
at Durrells Arm aforesaid together with all fishing gear and implements To
hold the same to him for ever
Codicil B I Samuel Maidment of Durrells Arm Twgate, fisherman, do make this Codicil to my last will, which bears date the 6th day of June 1906. Whereas by my said will I bequeathed to my son John Maidment, all the land with all the erections thereon including Dwelling House stores stable and fishing premises situate at Durrels Arm together with all fishing gear and implement. To Hold the same to him forever. Now I do hereby Revoke my said will so far as it relates to the said property bequeathed to my son John Maidment. - My desire and wish is now as follows, namely that one half of the whole property so bequeathed to my said son John Maidment shall be given to my daughter Ann Flynn to enjoy during her life and after her death then the said one half of said property shall be given to my Grand Son Samuel Flynn - And I confirm my said will in all other respects Samuel Maidment His x mark Signed by the said Samuel Maidment (by making his mark) the testator as a Codicil to his will in our presence, and in the presence of each other at the same time subscribed our names as witnesses Having been first read over and explained to the said Samuel Maidment who made his mark in our presence. Jno. B. Blandford S. Magistrate Nathaniel Petten Head Constable
Be it known and made manifest that whereas I did make a codicil B to my will bequeathing one half of my property to my daughter Ann Flynn and her son Samuel Flyn. I do now by this Codicil cancel the same so far as it relates to my daughter Ann Flynn & her son Saml. Flynn, having by Deed of gift conveyed the said property named in the Codicil, to my daughter Ann Flynn, (h her by Deed of Gift). In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand this 11th day of December A.D. 1908 Samuel his x mark Maidment Signed in the presence of Kate Maidment Charles White
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
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