If I am an orphan, does my stepmom have to adopt me to have legal rights over me?

I live in a children's home, where my stepmom placed me. My biological father was married to my stepmother when he passed and my biological did not have rights of me before she died. Now that she is dead as well, does that mean that my stepmom automatically gets rights over me?
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Asked May 06, 2014

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