Per Stirpes

A method for distributing property where each branch of the named person’s family receives an equal share of the property. For example, if a grandfather were to die and leave his property in equal shares to his three children, and one of his three children was already deceased, then that deceased child’s one-third share of the estate would instead go to his or her children, with each grandchild receiving an equal portion of the one-third share. .

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Reference: Per Stirpes