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My sister passed her husband passed he had one son and no will. Am I consider an aired to his property.?
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Estate Lawyer: Christopher B, Esq, Attorney replied 2 years ago
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No, the son will be the sole heir of the estate. Since there was no will, it would pass according to intestate succession (North Carolina state law). State law passes everything to the child. If there was no child, you would be an heir.

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The one son had one deceased sister. Do her children be part of the heir property.
Estate Lawyer: Christopher B, Esq, Attorney replied 2 years ago

If I understand you correctly, your sister had 2 cildren, 1 deceased. If that is the case, 50% go to the living child and 50 % go to the deceased child's children. The children to receive must legally be your sisters children by law.

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