The Vermont Statutes Online
Subchapter 005 : Payment of Debts of Ward(Cite as: 14 V.S.A. § 2842)
§ 2842. Realty to be taken when personalty exhausted
The personal estate of the ward shall be first used for the payment of his or her debts. If the personal estate and the income of his or her real estate are not sufficient, such expenses and debts shall be paid out of the real estate, when sold, according to law.