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Will of James Thomas Southcott
Last will and Testament of
This is the last will and Testament
of me James Thomas Southcott of Exon Long Pond Road, St. John’s
in the Island of Newfoundland made this second day of December in the
year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and eighty five. I hereby
revoke all wills by me at any time heretofore made I appoint (and give
them ten pounds each for their trouble) George Rendell and Arthur
Rendell to be my Executors, and direct that all my just debts
and funeral and testamentary expenses shall be paid as soon as conveniently
may be after my decease. I give and bequeath unto my surviving daughters
my dwelling house (Exon) Servants cottage, coach house, stables, and
all other outhouses and lands attached to the same. Also all my household
furniture, stores, provisions whatsoever, and horse or horses and harnesses,
carriages, carts etc. together with all poultry and cattle, gardening
and farming implements that may be on the premises belonging to me at
Exon aforesaid, for their separate use and benefit, in the event of any
of my daughters getting married they or her are to give up all claims
to the aforesaid property as a residence or otherwise:-
I certify the foregoing to be a correct copy of the last will and Testament of James T. Southcott deceased
D. M. Browning
(Listed in the margin next to this will the following)
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