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If the parents of minor children are unmarried ,will the children

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if the parents of minor children are unmarried ,will the children be able to collect death benefits if their Father dies ?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  Phillips Esq. replied 1 year ago.
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if the parents of minor children are unmarried ,will the children be able to collect death benefits if their Father dies ?
Response: Yes. The children would be eligible for death benefits based on their father's earnings and contribution to the Social Security system. For more information, click on the link below:
http://ssa.gov/pubs/EN-05-10085.pdf