Are you in line for a windfall? Millions in inheritance are waiting to be claimed... some of it could be owed to you.
We've scoured government figures and found 53 unclaimed estates linked with the Greater Manchester area.
Some could be worth millions but the amount isn't made public by the Treasury. However the names, and a few details known about the lives of the deceased are.
If you believe you are an entitled relative, find out how you can claim at gov.uk/guidance/make-a-claimto-a-deceased-persons-estate.
Alfred Brown - Born on 24/11/1909 in Manchester; Died on 08/05/1991 in High Peak Derbyshire; He's listed as a widower. Rita Carroll - Born on 22/06/1931 in Manchester; Died on 12/11/2017 in Wythenshawe; She's listed as a widow - her husband's name was John Carroll.
Joan Cooper - Born on 25/01/1941 in Bolton; Died on 18/09/2009 in Banbury, Oxfordshire; She's listed as a widow. John Reginald Downes - Born on 19/05/1941 in Manchester; Died on 08/09/2018 in Wolverhampton, Midlands; He's listed as a widower - his wife was Margaret Downes.
Basil George Drummond - Born on 07/07/1928 in Jamaica; Died on 17/05/2003 in Ashton-Under-Lyne; He's listed as a widower.
Freda Mabel Gray - Born on 25/01/1901 in Denton, Manchester; Died on 20/09/1994 in Trafford; The deceased may never have been married.
Wilfred Hall - Born on 27/04/1903; Died on 15/10/1991 in Stockport; He's listed as a widower. The deceased may have a son who at one time was living in the Bristol area.
Kenneth Henry Barnes - Born on 09/11/1924 in Warwick East Cheshire NHS Trust.; Died on 01/12/1999 in Macclesfield; He's listed as a bachelor.
Thomas Marsland Howe - Born on 11/06/1921 in Ashton upon Mersey in Sale; Died on 06/02/2012 in Wythenshawe; He's listed as a bachelor. The deceased had a sister called Mary Howe who died before him.
Arthur Morton - Born on 29/07/1921; Died on 25/10/2003 in Stafford; He's listed as a bachelor. The deceased may have been abandoned as a small baby in Manchester and then brought up by a Mr and Mrs Morton.
Gladys Turner - Born on 21/01/1922 in Manchester; Died on 11/03/2012 in Bristol, North Somerset; She's listed as a single woman. Her parents are Thomas Turner and Mary Turner. She possibly has a daughter in the USA.
James Patrick Kinross - Born on 24/11/1924 in Tameside General Hospital; Died on 17/01/1990 in Ashton-under-Lyne; He's listed as a bachelor.
Hannah Mary Austin - Born on 31/03/1951 in Manchester; Died on 30/06/2014 in Wythenshawe; She's listed as a widow. Her husband's name was Norman Austin. Janet Bowen - Born on 16/06/1944; Died on 22/12/2009 in Aylesford in Kent; She's listed as a widow. Her husband's name was James Henry Bowen. Her mother's name was Edith Rigby.
Joyce Brain - Born on 22/04/1916 in Leamington Spa in Warwickshire; Died on 26/01/2002 in Stockport. Mary Brown - Born on 21/02/1916 in Liverpool; Died on 18/04/2009 in Wythenshawe; She's listed as a spinster. Peter Brown - Born on 10/05/1944 in Bolton; Died on 20/05/2013 in Camden in London; He's listed as a single man.
Menvil Dowell - Born on 08/05/1948 in Trafford; Died on 17/03/2018 in Trafford; He's listed as a widower.
Margaret Ann Eccleston - Born on 05/07/1907 in Manchester; Died on 14/04/1992 in Hove in East Sussex. Victor Foden - Born on 09/12/1921 in place unknown; Died on 06/06/2014 in Ashtonunder-Lyne.
Mona Jean Giddens - Born on 08/03/1918 in Chorlton; Died on 22/01/2009 in Enfield in Middlesex; She's listed as a widow. Roy Gregson Prosser - Born on 07/08/1926 in place unknown; Died on 05/06/2010 in Tameside.
Sarah Hasel - Born on 28/06/1894 in Manchester; Died on 30/07/1990 in Hackney in London; She's listed as a spinster.
Jean Jackson - Born on 16/09/1932 in Stretford; Died on 16/04/1995 in Altrincham; She's listed as a spinster. She may have had a sister.
Stephen Jacques - Born on 18/12/1948 in Manchester; Died on 17/04/2010 in Denbigh in Denbighshire; He's listed as a widower. His wife was called Denise Patricia Jacques.
Norman Jones - Died on 15/10/1991 in Stockport; Born on 24/07/1931 in Hulme; He's listed as a bachelor.
Stephen Phillip Jones - Born on 31/05/1958 in Ashton-under-Lyne; Died on 18/11/2013 in Dukenfield.
Kevin John Lees - Born on 26/12/1941 in Bury; Died on 28/08/2006 in Homerton in London; He's listed as a single man.
Stanley Lewis - Born on 25/04/1938 in Manchester; Died on 12/03/2019 in Torbay, Devon.
Edward Frederick Luckarift - Born on 23/01/1920 in Salford; Died on 29/03/2010 in Llandudno; He's listed as a bachelor. Andrea Lorraine MacLennan - Born on 26/03/1950 in Manchester; Died on 18/04/2019 in Abbey Wood London. Agnes Maloney - Born on 17/06/1992 in Broughton, Preston; Died on 23/04/1993 in Manchester; She's listed as a spinster. Her sister was called Nora Maloney.
John George Mason - Born on 22/03/1971 in Manchester; Died on 04/05/2018 in Aberystwyth; He's listed as a bachelor. Denis Clifford George Murnaghan - Born on 15/09/1961 in Manchester; Died on 12/02/2016 in Leicester.
David John Myers - Born on 19/03/1945 in Manchester; Died on 16/07/2012 in Stoke on Trent; He's listed as a bachelor. The deceased's mother is believed to have died in 1977.
Joyce Pinder - Born on 08/02/1926 in Halifax; Died on 05/06/2010 in Tameside; She's listed as a widow.
Roy Gregson Prosser - Born on 07/08/1926 in Halifax; Died on 05/06/2010 in Tameside.
John Robert - Born in 15/12/1947 in Stretford; Died on 26/11/2010 in Ashtonunder-Lyne; He's listed as a bachelor. David Roberts - Born on 22/01/1932 in Salford; Died on 19/07/2015 in Essex. Bartley James Smith - Born on 17/12/1892 in Manchester; Died on 22/12/1991 in Leeds; He's listed as a bachelor. Lewis George William - Born on 02/03/1920 in Rusholme; Died on 25/02/1990 in Rhuddlan Clywd. Arthur Taylor - Born on 17/01/1924 in Manchester; Died on 08/06/1996 in Lambeth in London.
Arthur Taylor - Born on 25/01/1915 in place unknown; Died on 16/08/1994 in Macclesfield, Cheshire.
Helen Fisher Thayre - Born on 13/12/1959 in Crumpsall; Died on 26/12/2013 in Cambridge; She's listed as a spinster. Andrew John Thomas - Born on 02/11/1943 in Birkenhead in Liverpool; Died on 04/03/2013 in Wythenshawe.
Kathleen Turner - Born on 20/02/1908 in Cheetham; Died on 18/01/1999 in Pontrefact; She's listed as a widow. Kevin Peter Vann - Born on 01/06/1967 in Manchester; Died on 05/06/2015 in Sutton-in-Ashfield.
Ian Walkden - Born on 30/04/1995 in Manchester; Died on 21/01/2013 in Stokeon-Trent; He's listed as a bachelor. His mother was called Betty Walkden and father was called Jack Rogerson. Shelagh Anne Ward - Born on 11/09/1930 in Stretford; Died on 02/10/2017 in Sale.
Arthur Warwick - Born on 27/10/1912 in Rusholme; Died on 15/05/2006 in Southampton; He's listed as a widower.
Kathleen Marion - Born on 29/01/1925 in Manchester; Died on 07/12/2000 in Westminster; She's listed as a spinster. Hazel Jean Williams - Born on 09/08/1944 in Stockport; Died on 30/11/2017 in Dawlish Devon; She's listed as a widow.
Margaret Lilian - Born on 21/09/1924 in Chorlton; Died on 03/07/2005 in Clwyd.
Here are all of the people with unclaimed states with links to Greater Manchester
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|Publication:||Manchester Evening News (Manchester, United Kingdom)|
|Date:||May 26, 2019|
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