Heir Hunters Series 9 Preview - Finders are back in action!

It was all hands on deck when the case of Roger Stuart Lennon, initially referred privately to the Finders team became public. Aware that competing firms would also be seeking out Roger's rightful heirs, Finders boss Daniel Curran put everyone on the job of tracing Roger's beneficiaries.

CATCH up - Finders on BBC Heir Hunters Series 8

Follow Finders team of researchers along the exciting trail of discovery that leads through a family history that covers the First World War and shines a light on the old world of domestic service. Meet family members and hear their recollections as the Finders team trace Pub Landlord Michael Naish’s heirs in this episode of the new series of Heir Hunters..

Finders International Probate Genealogists
Finders are one of the world’s leading firms of international probate genealogists. We trace missing heirs and next of kin for Lawyers, Corporate & State Trustees, Councils, Administrators, Executors, Hospitals, Coroners & others needing to identify and locate beneficiaries to estates, funds and assets worldwide.

Information to Supply

In many cases we can begin research based on only a name and date of death or a name given in a Will. However, you may hold some information that will be of use to us and our checklist below will guide you through this.


  • Full name of Deceased;
  • Date and Place of death;
  • Age or Date of Birth;
  • Marital Status;
  • Testate or Intestate?
  • Copy of Will or any relevant certificates of birth, marriage or death;
  • If intestate: name and contact details of any blood relatives you are in touch with, and confirmation of their relationship to the Deceased;
  • If Testate: name of missing heir(s), their relationship to the Deceased (if any), last known address, date of birth, spouse, parents’ or childrens’ names etc.;
  • Confirmation of issue of Grant of Probate and whether or not you are in funds;
  • Approximate value of Estate;
  • Approximate value(s) of share(s) due to missing heir(s); and
  • Any other potentially useful or relevant information or documents.


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