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Will of Samuel Newman
Newman Samuel. Last will of
The last will and testament of Samuel Newman of Twillingate. I give devise and bequeath to my son James Newman all my right title and interest in and to that waterside premises I now occupy situate on the North side of Twillingate Harbor together with my dwelling house stores outhouses cellars gardens wheresoever situate fishflakes my half of the wharf and all appurtenances thereto connected my feather bed bedding and wearing apparel to my son James Newman for his own absolute use and benefit forever
I certify the foregoing to be a true copy of the last will of Samuel Newman.
(Listed in the Margin next to this will the following)
|Note: The wills in those will books are NOT actual wills. They are hand-written copies of a, "last will and testament," written by the court clerk, after the death of the testator, when the executor presented them to the court for probate. The court clerk didn't list the signatures at the bottom, he (or she) just put them in the book in whatever order they were in, on the original document, no spacing most of the time, no punctuation. The originals were kept by the executor. |
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