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My wife had aunt in Miss who died 1998, intestate, with.

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My wife had aunt...

My wife had aunt in Miss who died 1998, intestate, with. Living laccommodation in home prior owned by previous husband. How do we find heirs and trace ownership interests?

Lawyer's Assistant: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

Mississippi.

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

No will or filings probated that we are aware of.

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

Very small community and told that first husband and second marriage with other related cousins numbering as many as twenty different relatives.

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Was probate opened for her here in Mississippi?

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