Best, Laura Hannah

Birth Name Best, Laura Hannah
Gender female
Age at Death 105 years, 9 months, 11 days


Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth July 3, 1884 Kensington, Prince Edward Island  
Death April 14, 1990 Massachusetts, United States  


Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Best, Richard
Mother Ramsay, Virginia
         Best, Laura Hannah
    Sister     Best, J. Millicent
    Brother     Best, Thomas Ramsay Beecher
    Sister     Best, Lottie Beatrice


    Family of Milton, William Louis and Best, Laura Hannah
Married Husband Milton, William Louis
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage November 23, 1907 Somerville, Middlesex, Massachusetts  
  1. Milton, Myrtle
    Family of Keefe, Alexander and Best, Laura Hannah
Married Husband Keefe, Alexander
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage 1931 Malden, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States  


Name William Louis Milton
Event Type Marriage
Event Date 23 Nov 1907
Event Place Somerville, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
Registration Place Somerville, , Massachusetts
Age 24
Birth Date 1883
Birthplace Hillsborough, , New Brunswick
Father's Name Abner Milton
Mother's Name Maccah Steeves
Spouse's Name Laura Hannah Best
Spouse's Age 20
Spouse's Birth Date 1887
Spouse's Birthplace Kensington, , Prince Edward Island
Spouse's Father's Name Richard Best
Spouse's Mother's Name Virginia Ramsey
Citing this Record "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 25 May 2018), Virginia Ramsey in entry for William Louis Milton and Laura Hannah Best, 23 Nov 1907; citing Somerville, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, State Archives, Boston; FHL microfilm

Milton wasn't living with the family in 1920 or 1930, but it was only in 1930 that Laura said she was a widow.
Laura H (Best) of Hopedale, formerly of Malden and Barrington RI on April 14 1990. Beloved wife of the late Alex Keefe and mother of the late Myrtle Weidman of Barrington, RI. Mrs Keefe is survived by her nephews Eben Card of Medford and Richard Card of Marshfield; nieces Lillian Palmer of Hopedale, Hazel Best of Sanfrancisco, CA; Reby Jerome of Hamilton, Ontario and Lois Ellis of Malden. Boston Globe 16 april 1990


  1. Best, Richard
    1. Ramsay, Virginia
      1. Best, Laura Hannah
        1. Milton, William Louis
          1. Milton, Myrtle
        2. Keefe, Alexander
      2. Best, J. Millicent
      3. Best, Thomas Ramsay Beecher
      4. Best, Lottie Beatrice