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Died No Next of Kin

Requested on
Mon 14th July, 2014
FOI 4684
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Please see below my freedom of information act request. If you cannot answer all or some of the questions please could you respond anyway?

I would like information on people dying with no next of kin being known at the time of death from 1/1/14 to the day of your response to this request. If someone died before 1/1/14 but the case has only come to your attention since, could you please also include details, as follows:
1. Surnames and forenames or initials
2. Dates of death
3. Age at death or date of birth
4. Place of birth
5. Marital status
6. Maiden surnames of married or widowed women
7. Usual address at time of death
8. Approx. value of their estate if known
9. The date you sent information to the Treasury Solicitor (or, if in Lancashire, the Duchy of Lancaster, or, if in Cornwall, the Duchy of Cornwall), or confirmation that this action was not applicable.
10. If you have yet to send the information on, as per 9 above, or a decision has not yet been made whether or not to do so, please also advise of this.


Since the date of my last response in April, Charnwood Borough Council have dealt with one case where a person died without a next of kin:

1. full names of deceased persons, -Stuart Paul Forth
2. dates of death, - 12/6/2014
3. marital status, - Divorced
4. maiden surnames of married or widowed females, N/A
5. dates of birth  - 29/12/1946
6. last known addresses,  -Lingdale Lodge, East Goscote, Leics
7. estimated value of estates, - £0
8. date(s) when the information was passed (or information is about to be or likely to be passed) to the Treasury Solicitor or the Duchy of Lancaster or Cornwall or any other 3rd party, or, confirmation that this will not be happening and the reason why - N/A as under £500