Cleveland, OH asked in Probate for Georgia

Q: If heirs of a property (children) all have died, what portion does each grandchildren inherit

We own 110 acres in Georgia. All of the original heirs of this intestate estate have died. My cousins (10 in number) want to claim an equal amount per person of the the entire estate. With thr total number of grandchildren grtting an equal share. Me and my brothers pay a larger sum per person for property taxes and other expenses. I say brothers and me should share an equal amount of my mother's original one-fifth portion of the estate.

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Anthony M. Avery
Anthony M. Avery
  • Probate Lawyer
  • Knoxville, TN

A: You should hire a competent GA attorney to search the title determine Heirship, possibly generating an Affidavit. If the owners cannot aggree, then an Action for a Partition Sale may be necessary.

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