Deceased with no Next of Kin


“Please could you kindly send me any information you may hold relating to persons who have been under the care of the Council under any of the following teams and who have died with no known next of kin since 1/6/18 to the day of your reply.
• Deputyship
• Appointeeship
• Adult social care
• Client Finance Team
• Protection of Property
• Financial Assessment
• Other team name whereby Council official(s) were charged with handling the financial affairs of the (now deceased) person(s)

Please include as much of the following information as possible:

1. full names of deceased persons,
2. dates of death,
3. marital status,
4. maiden surnames of married or widowed females,
5. dates of birth or ages at death,
6. last known addresses,
7. estimated value of estates,
8. date(s) when the information was passed (or information that is about to be or likely to be passed) to the Government Legal Department (formerly Treasury Solicitor) or the Duchy of Lancaster or Cornwall or any other 3rd party, or, confirmation that this will not be happening and the reason why.”


The requested information is publicly available on the Devon County Council website here:–