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You may find the following information in probate records:
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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 <span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1221941637149_436"></span>dependents
 
*Worth of their property and land holdings<sup>1</sup>
 
  
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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" />dependents
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*Worth of the property and land holdings
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*Evidence of occupation, religion, or military service
  
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
 
Szucs, Loretto Dennis and Sandra Hargreaves Luebking. ''The Source A Guidebook to American Genealogy. ''Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2006.
 
Szucs, Loretto Dennis and Sandra Hargreaves Luebking. ''The Source A Guidebook to American Genealogy. ''Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2006.

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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 the property and land holdings
  • Evidence of occupation, religion, or military service


References

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