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It depends on whether and how the beneficiary who died was related to the testator, and whether the pre-deceased beneficiary had any descendants.
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Did the niece have any children?
Unless the Will provides otherwise, the bequest to the niece lapses and her share becomes part of the rest of the estate, see
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