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Best Cemetery - Buxton

This cemetery is located in Buxton, Dare County, North Carolina.  Going southwest on Hwy 12 in Buxton, go 1.5 miles from Crossway Rd. (SR 1234).  Take the lane on the left (Doctor's Rd.) and go about 175 feet into the lane.  The cemetery will be on the right about 200 feet from the edge of the lane.  The cemetery is across from the Midgett Cemetery.  You have to go over a bank and into the woods to find it and there is no clear path to the cemetery.. Extra information is indicated in brackets.  Click on underlined names for a picture of the tombstoneThis cemetery was photographed in February 2011 by Dawn Taylor Google Maps for this cemetery.

Best, George L. Apr. 19, 1869 June 3, 1885 Son of W.D. & E.M. Best  [Footstone] [Epitaph unreadable]
[s/o William Daniel Best & Esther M. Farrow]
Farrow, Gardillar Feb. 18, 1879 Oct. 6, 1881 (or 1884?) Rest in peace.
[not found in the 1880 Dare Census under this name]
wooden marker      

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