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Who was William Crackett of the Royal Navy?

Wills and probate records are a valuable resource that I have not paid enough attention to. so far. Browsing through Cracket / Crackett probate records today I came across a William Crackett, Royal Naval Seaman, who died in 1806. 48 more words

Claiming Cousins

New Texas Transfer on Death Deed

Effective September 1, 2015, Texas enacted legislation that allows residents to execute a Transfer on Death Deed (TOD Deed).  The TOD Deed allows real estate owners in the State of Texas to transfer property to their heirs or other beneficiaries outside of the probate process.   212 more words

Estate Planning

The Six Who Could Get Involved in Your Probate Process in Tampa, Clearwater, or St. Petersburg, Florida ...

Probate is necessary to pass ownership of the decedent’s probate assets to the decedent’s beneficiaries. If the decedent left a valid will in Tampa, St. Petersburg or Clearwater, unless the will is admitted to probate in the court, it will be ineffective to pass ownership of probate assets to the decedent’s beneficiaries. 281 more words


Requirements of Will

What is Will?

Will is a testamentary document written by any person, declaring his intention with respect to disposal of his legacy after his death. The author of the Will is called testator(male)/testatrix(female), in favor of whom the Will is written is called beneficiary, the person who was appointed by the Will to execute the Will is called executor, if the court appoints a person to administrate the Will is called administrator. 226 more words


Wills and Probate for Family History

If you have a subscription to Ancestry you can search the Probate Registers 1858 – 1966 to find out if your ancestor left a Will. However, 377 more words

Family History

Free Report: What Is California Probate

The probate process is not free by any means. There are innumerable expenses that could present themselves, including the executor s fee, legal costs, accounting charges, appraisal expenses, court costs, and liquidation charges. 59 more words

California Trustee Discretionary Powers - Video

California Trustee Discretionary Powers – see the video immediately below, and the primary text for the video at the bottom of this post. Thank you. Please pass this information to other people who would be interested. 320 more words