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 Mary <I>Connolly</I> Best

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Mary Connolly Best

  • Birth 28 Jan 1860 Canton, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA
  • Death 10 Mar 1938 Heuvelton, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA
  • Burial Heuvelton, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA
  • Memorial ID 27057506


Heuvelton—Mrs. Mary Best, 78, died this morning at 3:15 at the home of her daughter, Mrs. J. H. Witherell on the Heuvelton - Pope Mills Road. She had been ill some time with a heart ailment.

Mrs. Best was born in Canton Jan. 28, 1860 the daughter of Thomas and Eliza Backus Connolly. She married the late Silas Best, Oct. 20. 1886 In Heuvelton.

She was a member of the Order of the Eastern star and spent all her life in this section. Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Witherell and a son, Ralph Best, both of this section.

Funeral services will be held from the home at 2 Saturday afternoon with the Rev. L. M. Kincaid of Depeyster officiating. The body will be placed in the vault in the Heuvelton Cemetery. Bearers will be Noah Parish, Leon Kirby, Roy Howie, Charles Witherell, Ralph Mayne and Lyle Srhithers.

(Ogdensburg Journal dated March 10, 1938)

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Gravesite Details Wife of Silas Best





  • Maintained by: Thelma Dickinson Moye
  • Originally Created by: Anne Cady
  • Added: 24 May 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 27057506
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Connolly Best (28 Jan 1860–10 Mar 1938), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27057506, citing Hillcrest Cemetery, Heuvelton, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Thelma Dickinson Moye (contributor 47033751) .