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Q: 140 years ago my great grandfather was given a watch for saving several men in a mining accident. The watch was to pass

to the oldest son. It went to my Grandfather who passed it to my dad(the oldest son) who passed it to my brother(the only son). Since my Dad is deceased. His younger brother, my uncle believes that he is entitled to it since he now has a son. I am of the understanding that it should remain with... Read more »

Jason Oxner
Jason Oxner answered on Apr 7, 2020

Hello, sorry for your loss. Your questions is difficult to answer based on the facts alone. Do you know if your great grandfather left a will with instructions relating to the watch? If so, that would be the first place I would check. I would also check to see if your great grandfather's... Read more »

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