Q: Brother had a will , never filed in court , but was notarized ... will declared he was leaving his estate to his brother
Brothers & sisters ... one brother prediceased him by at least 2 years ... the deceased brother had 1 daughter ... does that daughter get equal share of the estate ?
A: Nobody gets anything until a court admits the Will to probate (proving that it was the decedent's Will and was never revoked). Then the language of the Will governs.
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