This affidavit of heirship form is a legal template that can be used to document ownership of property.
This affidavit is often used to help families avoid going through probate hearings by transferring property that wasn’t covered by a will. It still has some use even when there is a will.
In most cases property for transfer must not be tied to a debt or any other encumbrance.
The affidavit of heirship form template has different rules in each state. It often requires a notary public and witnesses to validate ownership.