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Will of Herbert Kinsman, Orchardist of Elderslie, NSW. 1930

I Herbert John Kinsman of Elderslie near Camden in the State of New South Wales, retired Orchardist, hereby revoke all prior testamentary dispositions and declare the to be my last will. 

1. I appoint Anton Thurn of Elderslie aforesaid to be the sole executor and trustee of this my will. 

2. After payment of all my debts funeral and testamentary expense I give and bequeath to Maitland Milner the sum of fifty pounds (£50.0.0) 

and after payment in full of such legacy of fifty pounds I give and bequeath out of the residue of my estate (if any) the sum of twenty five pounds (£25.0.0) to each of the following persons namely Thomas Albury and Charlotte Scott, the widow of the late Charles Scott

And as to the residue of my estate (if any) after providing for the aforesaid legacies I give and bequeath the same to my sister Mary Ann Post of East Henty, the said Maitland Milner and the wife of the said Maitland Milner in equal shares between them or between such of them as shall be living at the time of my death. 

3. I direct that I shall be buried alongside my late brother in the same kind of coffin and that my name shall be engraved in gold letters on the headstone now erected on my brother's grave 

In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand this twenty first day of August one thousand nine hundred and twenty nine 

H J Kinsman 

Signed by the said Herbert John Kinsman as his last will and testament in the presence of us both present at the same time and we at his request in his presence and in the presence of each other have hereunder subscribed our names as witnesses 

R A C Adams, solicitor, Camden 

R E Smart, typiste, Camden 

23rd May 1930. On this date Probate of the last will of the above named deceased was granted to Anton Thurn of Elderslie, near Camden, Farmer, the executor named in the said will. Testator died on the 16th April 1930 

Estate sworn at £2837 17s 4d net

Last updated 11 Jan 2016