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When Do Distant Relatives Inherit?

by Robert A. Ray

 

Siblings

Inheritance rights of siblings.

Aunts and Uncles

Inheritance rights of Aunts and Uncles.

Others

Inheritance rights of others.

When do distant relatives inherit

Who inherits if no spouse, children, parents or siblings survive?

When a person dies without a will and he has neither a spouse, children, parents or siblings or descendants of deceased siblings then his property goes to his next of kin like aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

There are articles here and on my blog at www.texasinheritance.com. Use the search function at the top right of this page to search for specific items like aunts, cousins, etc.

Robert Ray

Board Certified, Personal Injury Trial Law — Texas Board of Legal Specialization. We handle cases all across Texas. Our principal office is in Lantana, Texas (DFW area).

Robert Ray is a Texas attorney who handles inheritance disputes

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Inheritance disputes involve someone who has taken advantage of the elderly. These cases are complicated and most often, but not always, involve outsiders. We represent you knowing that these inheritance disputes are private and painful family matters. We know this is a stressful time for you. We strive to obtain the quickest and best results possible so that you can get this troubling episode behind you.

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