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What happens in UK if all named beneficiaries are dead and

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What happens in UK if all named beneficiaries are dead and there are only cousins living
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The estate is divided between the cousins if there are no closer relatives.
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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

The original benificiaries were parents now deceased. The father died before the mother, Do cousins on fathers side inherit as well as thos on mothers.

Yes, assuming the mother predeceased the son, all remoter relatives inherit.
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