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Richard W. Best, Sr
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Birth: Oct. 23, 1819
Columbia County
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 19, 1852
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA

Richard Best was born in Kinderhook, New York to Ephraim P. and Marytje [nee Best as well!] BEST. At some point, he went to South Carolina where he met and married his wife, Eliza WRIGHT. There they had Walter Joseph BEST, before moving back to New York. They resided in Brooklyn where Eliza gave birth to Richard W. BEST (1848 - 1901), William Richard BEST (1850 - 1855), and Ephraim BEST (1852 - 1854).

The family suffered a lot of deaths in a short amount of time. Eliza's parents (Joseph and Elizabeth WRIGHT) traveled from South Carolina to New York and are buried with the family in Green-Wood. 
Family links: 
  Elizabeth Wright Best (1829 - 1854)*
  Richard Joseph Best (1848 - 1901)*
  William Richard Best (1850 - 1855)*
  Ephraim Best (1852 - 1854)*
*Calculated relationship
Green-Wood Cemetery
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Plot: Lot 6027, Section 85
Created by: Kelly
Record added: Jun 06, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27378299
Richard W. Best, Sr
Added by: Kelly
Richard W. Best, Sr
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Rest in Peace
- Kelly
 Added: Jun. 6, 2008

- Jennifer
 Added: Jun. 6, 2008

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