What will I find in probate records?

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You may find the following information in probate records:
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*Person's exact death date
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*Names of the family members
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*Family relationships
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*Names of spouses of children
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*Residences
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*Adoption or guardianship of minor children or <span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1221941637149_436"></span>dependents
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*Worth of their property and land holdings<sup>1</sup>
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== References ==
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Szucs, Loretto Dennis and Sandra Hargreaves Luebking. ''The Source A Guidebook to American Genealogy. ''(Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2006).

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Portal:United States Probate>

You may find the following information in probate records:

  • Person's exact death date
  • Names of the family members
  • Family relationships
  • Names of spouses of children
  • Residences
  • Adoption or guardianship of minor children or dependents
  • Worth of their property and land holdings1


References

Szucs, Loretto Dennis and Sandra Hargreaves Luebking. The Source A Guidebook to American Genealogy. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2006).