- a having made no legally valid will before death or not disposed of by a legal will
he died intestate
- A probate court judge will have to declare that Smith's five-month-old girl Danielynn is indeed her intestate heir.
- Therefore it was contended that in this case an Italian law which makes the King the "natural heir" of subjects who die intestate should apply.
- In Michigan, as elsewhere, the law spells out in detail the order in which the property of a person who dies intestate is to be distributed among his surviving relatives, including .