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Joel Burch
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Birth: Jan. 11, 1812
Stokes County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 4, 1883
Monroe County
Indiana, USA

Joel Burch was born in Stokes Co, NC to John Lawrence BURCH and Judith (SOUTHERN) Burch. He was the sixth of nine children and the third of five sons. He came with his extended family to Monroe County Indiana in 1819 when he was seven years old.

Joel's father, John Lawrence BURCH, was a farmer. Joel and all his brothers became farmers as well.

Joel married 4 Nov 1841 in Greene Co, Indiana, when he was 29. His wife, Matilda Burch, was a second cousin, ten years his junior. Together the couple had three children:

William Burch 1842 1901
Hiram Burch 1843 1930
Mary Ann Burch 1850 1897

Joel lived to be seventy-one years old and died in Monroe Co. Oct 4 1883.

Family links: 
  John Lawrence Burch (1774 - 1840)
  Judith Southern Burch (1774 - 1848)
  Matilda Burch (1821 - 1896)*
  William Burch (1842 - 1901)*
  Hiram Burch (1845 - 1930)*
  Mary Ann Burch Wampler (1850 - 1897)*
  Dotia Burch Morgan (1804 - 1877)*
  Cynthia Burch Griffin (1805 - 1851)*
  Charles Burch (1808 - 1874)*
  Achilles Hercules Burch (1810 - 1891)*
  Joel Burch (1812 - 1883)
  Henry Jasper Burch (1813 - 1884)*
  John Southern Burch (1815 - 1898)*
  Hanna Burch Griffin (1816 - 1891)*
*Calculated relationship
Aged 71Ys 8Ms 23Ds

Weep not for me Friends so dear
I am not dead but sleeping here
And when my grave you come to see
Prepare for death and follow me
Burch Cemetery
Monroe County
Indiana, USA
Maintained by: Beth
Originally Created by: Debbie Reynolds
Record added: Feb 22, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24811596
Joel Burch
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Joel Burch
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Joel Burch
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- Michelle 💕ღ
 Added: Aug. 31, 2012
Joel Burch is my 3rd great-grand-father.
- Beth
 Added: Jul. 26, 2011
Rest in Peace
- D Tucker
 Added: Jan. 23, 2010

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