Basic Shares of the Most Common Heirs

Heir Children of Deceased Basic Shares
FATHER deceased had a child 16.66% (1/6)
deceased had no child whatever remains after share of the mother and/or the spouse
MOTHER deceased had a child or brother (*) 16.66% (1/6)
deceased had no child or brother (*) 33.33% (1/3)
HUSBAND wife had a child 25% (1/4)
wife had no child 50% (1/2)
WIFE husband had a child 12.5% (1/8)
husband had no child 25% (1/4)
CHILDREN: 1. Whatever remains after giving the shares of the parents and/or the surviving spouse.
2. a male child gets twice the share of a female

* - In presence of a parent (or a grandparent) or a child (or a grandchild), the brother of the deceased does not get anything. However, he affects the share of the mother: instead of 1/3, it becomes 1/6.