Best

Richard Best

b.1501 Ovenden, Halifax, Yorkshire, England; s/o parents ukn
d.Nov. 8, 1551
m.abt.1529; Joanna ______
b.abt.1502
d.June 6, 1544

CHILDREN included:

  1. Henry Best

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Henry Best

b.1527 Harley, Yorkshire, England; s/o Richard Best and Joanna _______
d.May 29, 1572 Halifax, Yorkshire, England
m.Oct. 26, 1552 at Halifax, Yorkshire, England; Margarethta, Maud (Mawd)
b.1531 Halifax, Yorkshire, England, d/o John Margaretha
d.May 29, 1572 Halifax, Yorkshire, England

CHILDREN included:

  1. Henry Best
  2. Margarita Best, b.June 30, 1557
  3. Isabella Best, b.Sept. 16, 1559

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Henry Best

b.April 20, 1544 Ovendon, Halifax, Yorkshire, England; s/o Henry Best and Margarita Maud
d.Sept. 1622, Holdsworth, Halifax, Yorkshire, England
m.Oct. 23, 1577; Grace Boithes
b.July 16, 1557 Durham, Yorkshire, England; d/o John and Isabella (Swift) Boithes
d.bef.1627/8 Halifax, Yorkshire, England

CHILDREN included:

  1. Elizabeth Bridget Best bapt.April 9, 1592 Ovenden, York, England d.1636 Dedham, Mass. m.June 24, 161(2)6 at Halifax, York, England Abraham Shaw
  2. Mary Best bapt.Aug. 14, 1586
  3. John Best bapt.March 10, 1587
  4. Michael Best
  5. Henry Best b.1594 Overdon, Yorkshire, England

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