14 January 1899–2 September 1986 (Age 87)
Mitchell, Mitchell, Iowa, United States
When Jay Phillip Best Sr was born on 14 January 1899, in Mitchell, Mitchell, Iowa, United States, his father, Philip Henry Best, was 43 and his mother, Helen A Nixon, was 38. He married Caroline Margaret Capretz on 7 June 1919, in Lyle, Mower, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Austin, Mower, Minnesota, United States in 1920 and Cumberland, Allegany, Maryland, United States in 1930. He died on 2 September 1986, in Mower, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 87.
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