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New Jersey Estate Records: What exactly are the Secretary of State Pre-1901 Estate files?

For researchers, it is often a rare occurrence to “run” into appointed officials and actually begin to take a liking to them. In this case, I’m going on record and saying that Secretary of State Samuel D. 711 more words

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Can Probate Be Avoided in California?

Probate can be succinctly defined as the legal process of estate administration. It can enter the picture when property is being transferred, but it can be avoided. 148 more words

Probate: I’ve been cut out of a Will, Can I do Anything?

In the UK, an individual is entitled to leave their estate to whomever they choose. They can leave it all to charity, all to an individual or put it all in Trust. 212 more words