Ann W. Bersford

F, b. June 1816, d. 5 July 1910
     Note: Ann W. Starr is listed on the 1900 census as living in Woodbury N.J. with Fannie P. Starr (48 yr.old). Ann W. Bersford was born in June 1816 at New Jersey. She married Henry Starr, son of Jacob Starr and (?) Elizabeth, in 1836. Ann W. Bersford died on 5 July 1910 at Woodbury, NJ, at age 94 Apoplexy.

Children of Ann W. Bersford and Henry Starr

Nellie Bert1

F, b. 1863, d. 1 November 1927
     Nellie Bert was also known as Keotah. She was born in 1863 at Indian Territory (now OK) 1900 census show her 27 years of age, born MAR 1877 -- clearly a fabrication given the length of her marriage and the ages of her children.1 She married James Nelson Jones circa 1883.1 Nellie Bert died on 1 November 1927 at Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Co., OK. She was buried in November 1927 at Verden Cemetery, Verden, Grady Co., OK, Findagrave #68832704.

Child of Nellie Bert and James Nelson Jones

Citations

  1. [S5069] 1900 Federal Census, Apache, Kiowa, and Comanche and Wichita Reservations, Indian Territory. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1344; FHL #1241344.

Ada C. Bertke

F, b. 14 September 1902, d. 19 September 1991
     Ada C. Bertke was born on 14 September 1902 at Mercer Co., OH. She married Wilbur E. Kuenning. Ada C. Bertke died on 19 September 1991 at St. Marys, Auglaize Co., OH, at age 89. She was buried in September 1991 at German Protestant Cemetery, New Bremen, Auglaize Co., OH, Findagrave #20459160.

Child of Ada C. Bertke and Wilbur E. Kuenning

Esther Bertolet1

F
     Esther Bertolet married John Detwiler.

Child of Esther Bertolet and John Detwiler

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, p.44.

Isabella Bertolet1

F
     Isabella Bertolet married John B. Showalter.1

Child of Isabella Bertolet and John B. Showalter

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 166.

Antoinetta Bertoni

F, b. 4 November 1886, d. 30 August 1941
     Antoinetta Bertoni was born on 4 November 1886 at Italy. She married Francesco Carlo Casagrande. Antoinetta Bertoni died on 30 August 1941 at Colma, San Mateo Co., CA, at age 54. She was buried in September 1941 at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery, Colma, San Mateo Co., CA, Findagrave #105748407.

Child of Antoinetta Bertoni and Francesco Carlo Casagrande

Ernst Bertram

M, b. 29 August 1893
     Occupation: Immobilienmakler in Kusel. Ernst Bertram was born on 29 August 1893 at Kusel, Rhein-Pfalz, Germany. He married Frieda Munzinger, daughter of Karl Munzinger and Katharina Lauer, on 18 March 1924 at Kusel, Rhein-Pfalz, Germany.

Child of Ernst Bertram and Frieda Munzinger

Karl Bertram

M, b. 28 July 1924, d. 14 July 1944
     Cause of death: Disappeared in war, WWII.
Note: vermisst 14.07.1944. Karl Bertram was born on 28 July 1924. He was the son of Ernst Bertram and Frieda Munzinger. Karl Bertram died on 14 July 1944 at age 19.

Jacob Bertschinger

M, b. 1715, d. 1789
     Jacob Bertschinger was born in 1715 at Canton Zürich, Switzerland. He married Mary Catherine Pence in 1743 at Virginia. Jacob Bertschinger died in 1789 at Alleghany Co., VA.
Note: Early Persinger information per Hall-Johnson Family Tree genealogy prepared by ShnVly_VA_CyHall, and Sieckmann_DNA_Tree_2017_0421 genealogy prepared by 27October1914, online at ancestry.com.

Child of Jacob Bertschinger and Mary Catherine Pence

Florence Irene Beshaw1

F, b. 9 March 1901, d. 22 July 1975
     Florence Irene Beshaw was born on 9 March 1901 at Fontanet, Vigo Co., IN.1 She married Clarence J. Kramer in 1920. Florence Irene Beshaw died on 22 July 1975 at Vinton, Benton Co., IA, at age 74. She was buried in July 1975 at Saint Marys Cemetery, Benton Co., IA, Findagrave #53362210.

Citations

  1. [S4756] 1940 Federal Census, Benton County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 1138.

Leah Besore

F, b. circa 1832
     Leah Besore was born circa 1832. She married Abraham Metz, son of Abraham Metz and Veronica Knisely, on 19 January 1850 at Chambersburg, Franklin Co., PA.

Children of Leah Besore and Abraham Metz

Anna Maria Best

F, b. 28 February 1750/51, d. 2 July 1827
     Anna Maria Best was born on 28 February 1750/51 at Montgomery Co., PA. She was the daughter of Johann Wilhelm Best and Anna Susanna Schaeffer. Anna Maria Best married Ludwig Kleppinger, son of Johann Georg Klöppinger and Anna Margretha Schreiner, in 1768 at Northampton Co., PA. Anna Maria Best died on 2 July 1827 at Somerset Co., PA, at age 76. She was buried in July 1827 at Stone Church Cemetery, Kreidersville, Northampton Co., PA.

Children of Anna Maria Best and Ludwig Kleppinger

Delila A. Best

F, b. 11 June 1820, d. 9 March 1847
     Delila A. Best was born on 11 June 1820 at Greene Co., OH, Per findagrave.com record for Old Radical Cemetery (defunct), Cairo, Tippecanoe County, Indiana. She was the daughter of Isaac Best and Jane Jackson.1 Delila A. Best married Isaac Klepinger, son of John George Kleppinger and Elizabeth Benkard, on 3 January 1839. Delila A. Best died on 9 March 1847 at Tippecanoe Co., IN, at age 26 As a result of childbirth of Isaac Newton Klepinger. She was buried in March 1847 at Old Radical Cemetery (defunct), Cairo, Tippecanoe Co., IN.

Children of Delila A. Best and Isaac Klepinger

Citations

  1. [S2816] 1850 Federal Census, Tippecanoe County, Indiana. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 175.

Donald Otto Best1

M, b. 20 February 1934, d. 17 April 2003
     Donald Otto Best was born on 20 February 1934 at Urichsville, Tuscarawas Co., OH.1 He was the son of Otto L. Best and Velma A. Starkey.1 Donald Otto Best died on 17 April 2003 at Apple Valley, San Bernardino Co., CA, at age 69.
Note: Married, three children.

Citations

  1. [S2793] 1940 Federal Census, Tuscarawas County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 3160.

Eileen Best1

F, b. circa 1922
     Eileen Best was born circa 1922 at Tuscarawas Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of Floyd Leroy Best and Eva Lena Burdette.1

Citations

  1. [S2792] 1930 Federal Census, Tuscarawas County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 1886; FHL #2341620.

Ernest Best

M, b. 14 April 1920, d. 9 June 1920
     Ernest Best was born on 14 April 1920 at Urichsville, Tuscarawas Co., OH. He was the son of Floyd Leroy Best and Eva Lena Burdette. Ernest Best died on 9 June 1920 at Urichsville, Tuscarawas Co., OH.

Estella Best1

F, b. circa 1903
     Estella Best was born circa 1903 at Ohio.1 She married Joseph Wieging.

Child of Estella Best and Joseph Wieging

Citations

  1. [S3740] 1940 Federal Census, Van Wert County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 3163.

Floyd Leroy Best1

M, b. 21 July 1892, d. 24 August 1981
     Floyd Leroy Best was born on 21 July 1892 at Lorain Co., OH.1 He was the son of Jesse Marion Best and Alma I. Wardell.1 Floyd Leroy Best married Eva Lena Burdette, daughter of Jasper Burdette and Eliza Jane Bragg. Floyd Leroy Best died on 24 August 1981 at Sarasota, Sarasota Co., FL, at age 89.

Children of Floyd Leroy Best and Eva Lena Burdette

Citations

  1. [S977] 1900 Federal Census, Lorain County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1295; FHL #1241295.
  2. [S2792] 1930 Federal Census, Tuscarawas County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 1886; FHL #2341620.

Iona Eliza Best1

F, b. 19 April 1917, d. 27 July 1995
     Iona Eliza Best was born on 19 April 1917 at Tuscarawas Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of Floyd Leroy Best and Eva Lena Burdette.1 Iona Eliza Best married Jack Wilbert Craig, son of Robert H. Craig and Nancy E. (?), on 14 January 1935 at Brooke Co., WV. Iona Eliza Best died on 27 July 1995 at Tuscarawas Co., OH, at age 78.

Child of Iona Eliza Best and Jack Wilbert Craig

Citations

  1. [S2792] 1930 Federal Census, Tuscarawas County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 1886; FHL #2341620.
  2. [S2793] 1940 Federal Census, Tuscarawas County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 3160.

Isaac Best1

M, b. 27 February 1797, d. 16 June 1855
     Isaac Best was born on 27 February 1797 at Virginia.1 He married Jane Jackson on 19 September 1819 at Greene Co., OH. Isaac Best lived in 1850 at Wabash Twp., Tippecanoe Co., IN.1 He died on 16 June 1855 at Tippecanoe Co., IN, at age 58.
Note: Information from JeReese(3) genealogy prepared by John Reese, online at ancestry.com.

Child of Isaac Best and Jane Jackson

Citations

  1. [S2816] 1850 Federal Census, Tippecanoe County, Indiana. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 175.

Jesse Marion Best1

M, b. 9 April 1869, d. 17 March 1942
     Jesse Marion Best was born on 9 April 1869 at Tuscarawas Co., OH.1 He married Alma I. Wardell on 10 January 1892 at Tuscarawas Co., OH. Occupation: Railroad conductor in 1900 at Lorain, Lorain Co., OH.1 Jesse Marion Best died on 17 March 1942 at Urichsville, Tuscarawas Co., OH, at age 72.
Note: Some information from Lau Family Tree genealogy prepared by talau1, online at ancestry.com.

Child of Jesse Marion Best and Alma I. Wardell

Citations

  1. [S977] 1900 Federal Census, Lorain County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1295; FHL #1241295.

Johann Wilhelm Best

M, b. 30 November 1713, d. 24 November 1762
     Johann Wilhelm Best was born on 30 November 1713 at Palatinate or Switzerland. He married Anna Susanna Schaeffer in 1732 at Pfungstadt (probably), Hessen Darmstadt, Germany. Johann Wilhelm Best died on 24 November 1762 at Lehigh Twp., Northampton Co., PA, at age 48.

Children of Johann Wilhelm Best and Anna Susanna Schaeffer

Maria Barbara Best

F, b. 1754, d. 3 March 1831
     Maria Barbara Best was born in 1754 at Lehigh, Northampton Co., PA. She was the daughter of Johann Wilhelm Best and Anna Susanna Schaeffer. Maria Barbara Best married Friedrich Kleppinger, son of Johann Georg Klöppinger and Anna Margretha Schreiner, in 1772 at Zion Church, Kreidersville, Northampton Co., PA. Maria Barbara Best died on 3 March 1831 at Shippensburg, Cumberland Co., PA.

Children of Maria Barbara Best and Friedrich Kleppinger

Otto L. Best1

M, b. 20 December 1911, d. 4 April 1997
     Otto L. Best was born on 20 December 1911 at Urichsville, Tuscarawas Co., OH.1 He was the son of Floyd Leroy Best and Eva Lena Burdette.1 Otto L. Best married Velma A. Starkey, daughter of Andrew Peter Starkey and Elizabeth May Gibson, circa 1932. Otto L. Best lived in April 1940 at Maple Street, Gnadenhutten, Tuscarawas Co., OH.2 He died on 4 April 1997 at Cedarville, Modoc Co., CA, at age 85.

Child of Otto L. Best and Velma A. Starkey

Citations

  1. [S2792] 1930 Federal Census, Tuscarawas County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 1886; FHL #2341620.
  2. [S2793] 1940 Federal Census, Tuscarawas County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 3160.

Straud Albert Best1

M, b. circa 1883
     Straud Albert Best was born circa 1883 at Indiana.1 He married Dora A. Purkhiser, daughter of William Jasper Purkhiser and Sarah A. Jacobs, on 11 November 1908 at Floyd Co., IN. Straud Albert Best and Dora A. Purkhiser were divorced after April 1910.

Citations

  1. [S2106] 1910 Federal Census, Floyd County, Indiana. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 349; FHL #1374362.

Susannah Best

F
     Susannah Best married Daniel Wiseman.

Child of Susannah Best and Daniel Wiseman

Irene M. Bestner

F, b. 23 April 1898, d. 8 January 1984
     Irene M. Bestner was born on 23 April 1898. She married Howard A. Saum, son of Jacob Clement Saum and Amanda Rosella Lucas. Irene M. Bestner died on 8 January 1984 at age 85.

Children of Irene M. Bestner and Howard A. Saum

Emma L. Bestor

F
     Emma L. Bestor married William Bell Tallman, son of Thomas Bell Tallman and Frances Ann Gillespie, on 28 December 1875.

Child of Emma L. Bestor and William Bell Tallman

Ellen Rose Betebenner

F, b. 22 May 1842, d. 9 January 1911
     Ellen Rose Betebenner was born on 22 May 1842 at Maryland.1 She married Abner Newcomer on 3 December 1863 at Ogle Co., IL. Ellen Rose Betebenner died on 9 January 1911 at age 68. She was buried in January 1911 at Fairmount Cemetery, Polo, Ogle Co., IL, Findagrave #88234423.

Child of Ellen Rose Betebenner and Abner Newcomer

Citations

  1. [S520] 1870 Federal Census, Ogle County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 265; FHL #545764.

Sarah Palmira Bethell

F, b. 2 February 1836, d. 8 September 1906
     Sarah Palmira Bethell was born on 2 February 1836 at Dekalb Co., TN. She married Samuel Cunningham Duncan, son of Joseph Duncan and Molly Allison, on 8 September 1870 at Dekalb Co., TN. Sarah Palmira Bethell died on 8 September 1906 at Dekalb Co., TN, at age 70.