Affidavit of Heirship Form

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PROOF OF DEATH AND HEIRSHIP
(FILL IN ALL BLANKS)
STATE OF
COUNTY OF
, address:
of lawful age, being first duly sworn according to law, on oath says:
That the statements hereinafter set forth, including answers to questions propounded, constitute a true,
correct and complete statement of the family history of the person hereinafter named as “decedent” and of the
estate of such decedent.
Name of Decedent
Date decedent died
Where?
Did decedent leave a will?
If so, has same been probated?
Or has other administration proceedings been had on decedent’s estate?
If so, when?
Where?
Were there any unpaid debts or obligations due by decedent at the time of death?
If so, give the following information:
To Whom Owing
Amount
Nature of Debt
Paid-Unpaid now
Was decedent surety on any bond at the time of his death?
Were there any suits pending, or any judgments rendered in any court, against decedent at the time of death?
If so, state briefly the nature, amount involved and parties to the action:
Were decedent's minerals inherited?
If no, date minerals were acquired:
Was decedent single, married, divorced or widowed at time of death?
If married, to whom?
Date of marriage:
Was decedent ever married to any other than above-named person?
If so, give the following information: (List names in order of marriage)
Name/Address of Spouse
Living or Dead
Divorced
Date of Death or Divorce
If decedent had any children by any person, or adopted any children, give the following information:
By Which
Name of Child
Age
Address
LivingDate Death
Person
Dead
If a deceased child left descendants, give the following information:
___________________
Name of deceased child
Name of Child
Age
Address
LivingDead
Date of
Death
LivingDead
Date of
Death
Spouse/Address:
___________________
Name of deceased child
Name of Child
Age
Address
Spouse/Address:
In case decedent left no children or descendants of deceased children, then please furnish the
following information:
Name of Parents
Address
Living-Dead
Date of Death
Father
Mother
Give names of brothers and sisters of decedent:
Name
Relation
LivingDead
Address
Date of
Death
Give names of children of deceased brother or sister:
Name of Child
Child of
Age
Address
LivingDead
Legal description of the property owned by the deceased (include Section, Township, Range and County(ies)
and State: _______________________________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________________________________________
Here briefly state facts and circumstances (such as being a relative of, or attorney or agent for, deceased) which
will show basis and source of information hereinbefore given:
Affiant
Subscribed and sworn to before me this
day of month
20___.
NOTARY PUBLIC
My commission expires:
SUPPORTING AFFIDAVIT
STATE OF
COUNTY OF
, of lawful age, being first duly sworn, on oath states:
That this affiant was well and personally acquainted with
in
lifetime (being the person described as “decedent” in the Proof hereinabove set forth); that this
affiant has read the foregoing Proof of Death and Heirship, knows the contents thereof, and that each and every
statement therein contained is true, to the best of affiant’s knowledge and belief.
Affiant
Subscribed and sworn to before me this
day of
, 20___.
NOTARY PUBLIC
My commission expires:
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INSTRUCTIONS FOR COMPLETING PROOF OF DEATH AND HEIRSHIP AFFIDAVIT
1.
This form should be completed by someone other than an heir, who is familiar with the
family history of the decedent, and who will obtain no benefit from the Estate.
2.
The person completing the form should read it carefully and answer the questions that are
applicable, paying particular attention to the name(s) and address(es) of the heir(s), then sign in
the first space provided for “Affiant” before a Notary Public.
3.
A second person familiar with the Estate should complete and sign the Supporting Affidavit
before a Notary Public.
4.
Completed, fully executed and notarized Affidavit should be recorded in ___________ County,
____________
The address is:
County Clerk
County, State
address
city, state
phone #
5.
– call for the recording Fee
A recorded copy should be sent to Anadarko E&P Onshore LLC in the enclosed envelope.