Monday, December 15, 2014

Mary Best.

Home of Mary Best.
Publish date 1905.
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Mary Best.

Birth: 1855-58?, England.
Death: March, 1924.
Buried March 27.

Mother: Martha Best.

Brother: Thomas J. Best.

Came to America in 1884.
She never married?

Burial: Highland Cemetery, Medicine Lodge, Barber County, Kansas.

Miss Best came to Barber county in 1889, and settled in section 2, of Medicine Lodge township.  She was a farmer on her 80 acres of land.  Her post office address was Medicine Lodge, Kansas, which was lest then a mile east from the farm.

Although she started out owning 80, acres,, by 1905 she owned 1,040, being in section 1, 2, 3, 10 and 11. A year ( 1923 ), before she died
she still owned most of her land.  This author in his research never found any record that she ever married.

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