Transcribed by Judy Benson & Ivy Benoit. While we have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be some typographical errors

Newfoundland will books volume 2 page 178 probate year 1854.

Will of Samuel Fiander


In the name of God Amen. I Samuel Fiander being in full possession of my faculties but fearing this night might put an end to my life do ordain this my last will and testament. I bequeath to God a soul polluted by many sins but I hope purified by Jesus Christ. I leave to son Samuel Fiander who is my eldest child one hundred pounds sterling that is now lying in the Consolidated £3 per cent annuities. And likewise all my other effects and property save a suit of new clothes consisting of a jacket vest a nd trousers which I bequeath to my second eldest son James Fiander. And I appoint the aforesaid Samuel Fiander sole executor of this my last will and testament hereby revoking all former wills and testaments whatever.

In witness whereof I hereunto subscribe my name and affix my seal this seventh day of May one thousand eight hundred and fifty one.

Samuel X Fiander (LS)

Signed sealed published declared and delivered by the said testator as his last will and testament in the presence of us who in his presence and at his request and also in the presence of each other have hereto subscribed our names as witnesses.

Owen Pine, Henry Shepherd.

Certified correct,

D. M. Browning

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