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Died No Next of Kin

Requested on
Mon 10th March, 2014
FOI 4070
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I would like information on people dying with no next of kin being known at the time of death from 1/12/13 to the day of your response to this request. If someone died before 1/12/13 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.


There has been one death since December where no next of kin could be found, and hold the following details about this person:
full names of deceased persons,  Mr Michael Broughton
dates of death, 16/1/2014
marital status, Single
maiden surnames of married or widowed females, N/A
dates of birth or ages at death,  16/1/2014 - 35,
last known addresses, No fix abode,
estimated value of estates, None,
date(s) when the information was passed (or information that is about to be or likely to be passed) to the Treasury Solicitor or the Duchy of Lancaster or Cornwall N/A