The legal process of establishing the validity of a will and settling an "estate".
Everything you own - usually assets minus debt
The person appointed by a "testator" to implement the terms of the will
The deceased person
A gift left by the deceased person on death
A legal relationship where property is transferred/managed by a third party for the benefit of another person
A document in which the deceased declares how his/her estate should be distributed upon death
To die without leaving a will.
A written amendment to a will.
Someone who benefits from a will or trust