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THIS IS THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT of me JOHN RAYMOND of St Saviours Church Yard Southwalk in the County of Surrey I direct all my just debts funeral and testamentary expenses to be paid I give and bequeath unto William Jupp? Sen. George Winram? and Martha Rogers or to each of them as shall be in my service at the time of my decease nineteen pounds and nine shillings each and whereas I have advanced to my sons William Chapman, and John and Alfred Mead various sums of money and it is my wish that my said sons should equally share my property I therefore give and bequeath to my son William Chapman eight hundred pounds and ninety six pounds nine shillings and seven pence and to my son Alfred Mead nine hundred and seven pounds seven shillings and five pence in order to place them on an equal footing as regards my property with my son John and with each other THE REST RESIDUE AND REMAINDER of my property after my just debts funeral and testamentary expenses and the above mentioned legacies or sums of money I give divide and bequeath unto my three said sons William Chapman, John and Alfred Mead and to their survivors or survivor of them their heirs executors and administrators in share and share alike as tenants in common and I hereby appoint my said three sons William Chapman, John and Alfred Mead EXECUTORS of this my last will as witness my hand this fourth day of April 1848 – JOHN RAYMOND -- signed published and declared by the said John Raymond the testator as and for his last will and testament in the presence of us who in his presence at his request and in the presence of each other have subscribed our names witness hereto this fourth day of April 1848 - W J BROWN -- JAMES BROWN.

PROVED at London 24th July 1850 before the worshipful Alfred Waddilove? Doctor of Laws and Surrogate on the oath of William Chapman Raymond John Raymond and Alfred Mead Raymond the sons the executors to whom Admon was granted having been first sworn duly to administer.

Transcribed Oct. 2007 by John G. Raymond, Brisbane, OLD., Australia