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Subject: Re: Meaning of Heirs
Date: Wed, 25 Aug 2004 17:40:26 -0400
Doesn't heirs simply mean "those who are to inherit" ?
So if someone makes a will, everyone in it is an heir right?
Also then as now, if a person died without issue, his/her parents or siblings (if parents were dead) would be heirs even if there was not a will.