The Descendants of Seth Ward

Sheffield's heirs and the families they joined

Family: Matthew Dowlan Best/Mary Ann Reaves (F1824)

m. 13 Oct 1911


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  • Father | Male
    Matthew Dowlan Best

    Born  22 Aug 1883  Columbus County, North Carolina, USA. Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  21 Aug 1937  Whiteville, Columbus, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Columbus County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  13 Oct 1911  [1]  Columbus, North Carolina  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Robert James Best | F1823 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Nancy Leonora Gore | F1823 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Mary Ann Reaves

    Born  22 November 1886  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  31 July 1971   
    Buried    Columbus County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father   
    Mother   

    Child 1 | Female
    Verna Best

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    Child 2 | Female
    Rachell Best

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    Child 3 | Male
    Clyde Everett Best

    Born  01 Apr 1917  Wilmington, New Hanover Co., N.C. Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  14 Dec 1995  Clarksville, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Child 4 | Female
    Bulah Mae Best

    Born  29 Sep 1919  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  18 Jul 1938   
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    Child 5 | Female
    Mary E Best

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    Child 6 | Male
    Joel F Best

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  • Sources 
    1. [S-406206861] North Carolina, Marriage Collection, 1741-2004, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Data Source: North Carolina State Archives.