Users can find a free affidavit of heirship form on RocketLawyer.com. To create the form, users simply select the state they need the form in, fill in the forms on the following pages, then print the document. A free membership is required to complete the form, according to Rocket Lawyer.
An affidavit of heirship is used when a person passes away and doesn't leave a will, states Rocket Lawyer. This form indicates that the person who created it is the rightful heir, which can help him inherit the estate faster by avoiding probate court. The affidavit of heirship is also used when an heir wants access to funds in a bank account.