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Susannah (Best) Lauffer (abt. 1735 - abt. 1796)

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Susannah (Susanna) Lauffer formerly Best
Born about in Palatinate, Rhineland-Pfalz, Germanymap
Ancestors ancestors
Sister of [half] and [half]
Wife of — married in PAmap
Descendants descendants
Died about in Unity Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 20 Jun 2011 | Last significant change: 1 May 2018
16:17: Jorge Gubbins edited the data for Susanna (Best) Lauffer. (Merged Best-1863 into Best-262: Clear duplicate.) [Thank Jorge for this]
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This biography is a rough draft. It was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import and needs to be edited.


Name: Susanna /Best/ [1]
Name: Susanna /Lauffer/ [2]

Found multiple versions of NAME. Using Susanna /Best/ .


Date: 1735
Place: Palatinate, Rhineland-Pfalz, Germany[3]


Date: 19 JUL 1796
Place: Unity, Westmoreland, PA[4]


Husband: Christian Lauffer
Wife: Susanna Best
Child: Elizabeth Lauffer
Date: 1751
Place: PA[5]


ABT 1735


19 JUL 1786
Unity, Westmoreland, PA


Susanna Best

Found 10 Records, 10 Photos and 878,216 Family Trees

Born in Pennsylvania Usalatinate, Germany on 1740 to Wilhelm Best and Anna Susanna Schaeffer. Susanna married Christian Lauffer and had 8 children. She passed away on 1792 in Unity Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA.

Family Members


Wilhelm Best 1712-1782

Anna Susanna Schaeffer 1718-1769


Christian Lauffer 1735-1800


Magdalena Lauffer 1768-1837

Peter Lauffer 1752-1830

Adam Lauffer 1758-1782

Susanna Lauffer 1755-1796

Henry Lauffer 1770-1821

John Lauffer 1767-1851

Elizabeth Lauffer 1757-1823

Christian Lauffer 1770-1823


  1. Source: #S111
  2. Source: #S111
  3. Source: #S111
  4. Source: #S111
  5. Source: #S4686
  • WikiTree profile Best-262 created through the import of FAMILY 6162011.GED on Jun 20, 2011 by Michael Stephenson. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Michael and others.
  • Source: S111 Title: Abbreviation:
  • Source: S4686 Title: Yates Publishing. U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 [database on-line]. Abbreviation: Yates Publishing. U.S. and International Marriage


Thank you to John Woolard for creating WikiTree profile Best-766 through the import of JWtemp.GED on May 19, 2013. Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by John and others.


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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Susanna by comparing test results with other carriers of her mitochondrial DNA. However, there are no known mtDNA test-takers in her direct maternal line. It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Susanna:

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On 4 Feb 2018 at 02:36 GMT Denise Sproed wrote:

Best-1863 and Best-262 appear to represent the same person because: Same ladies, the recent created one has no profile manager

Susanna is 19 degrees from Dave Rutherford, 19 degrees from John Wayne and 19 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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