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Wilhelm Best Sr (abt. 1690 - 1749)

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Wilhelm Best Sr
Born about in Switzerlandmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married in Switzerlandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Lehigh, Northampton, PAmap
Profile last modified | Created 8 Jan 2017
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Wilhelm and Anna were both born in Switzerland. I don't know birth dates, but they were born in the late 1600's. they were farmers and both died in Switzerland.

Occupation: farmer


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On 26 Oct 2015 at 03:20 GMT Julie (Fiscus) Ricketts wrote:

Baest-7 and Baest-5 appear to represent the same person because: Duplicate wives, etc

Wilhelm is 20 degrees from Judy Garland, 21 degrees from Mindy Silva and 20 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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