Estate: Everything owned by a person at the time of their death Earl Shilton.
Executor: A person appointed by the maker of the Will with the task of ensuring that the terms of the Will Earl Shilton are carried out.
Incorporation by reference: Incorporation of additional documents in a Will. They are usually documents with written instructions for the Will.
Intestate: Dying without having a Will in place or leaving a Will that is invalid. In such case it is the Law of Intestacy of 1925, rather than the wishes of the deceased, that is used to divide the estate of the deceased.
Joint Will: A single Will representing the wishes of two or more people. It usually written by spouses.