The court read the words ‘to my wife’ into a specific devise of a property from which they had accidentally been omitted by a process of construction.
Hodge QC HHJ
 EWHC 3976 (Ch)
England and Wales
Cited – Jump and Another v Lister and Another ChD 12-Aug-2016
Omnibus Survivorship Clauses
Wills for two people hade been drafted with survivorship clauses which provided for others according to the order in which they died, but in the event, having died together it had been impossible to say which died first. The parties disputed the . .
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Wills and Probate
Updated: 12 January 2022; Ref: scu.561579