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JMW

JMW Report 9 Jan 2013 21:36

Thought people might be interested in this.
Just returned from a Family History Society meeting. During the course of it there was a point that a particular person has died in 1731, leaving a will, but because relatives and people who were owed money challenged the will and some of those also died during the course of the challenges, probate was eventually granted in ........... 1824!!!!

KenSE

KenSE Report 9 Jan 2013 22:23

Thanks for that JMW. I hope it was an extremely rare case.

Chrissie2394

Chrissie2394 Report 13 Jan 2013 10:18

Thank you JMW.

Like KenSe says, hope it was an extremely rare case.

Chris