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Jesse Sylvester Burks
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Birth: Jun. 5, 1875
Taney County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jun. 3, 1958
King County
Washington, USA

Jesse was the son of William Booker Burks and Sarah Elizabeth Wilson. Brother to Isaiah David, Samuel Allen, William Thomas, Elizabeth Ann, Nancy Malinda, snd Charity Callie Burks. He married Agnes McLemore, who preceded him in death in 1913. Second marriage was to Myrthe, surname unknown.

Jesse was a Private in Troop M1 Regiment Cavalry, during the Spanish American War. He registered in September, 1918, in Hunt Co., Texas for World War I. It is unknown if he actually served during that conflict.

Jesse had no children. 
Family links: 
  William Booker Burks (1836 - 1904)
  Sarah Elizabeth Wilson Burks (1840 - ____)
  Agnes Burks (1881 - 1913)
  Samuel Allen Burks (1858 - 1921)*
  William Thomas Burks (1862 - 1954)*
  Charity Callie Burks Hull (1867 - 1950)*
  Isaiah David Burks (1870 - 1932)*
  Jesse Sylvester Burks (1875 - 1958)
*Calculated relationship
Sunset Hills Memorial Park
King County
Washington, USA
Maintained by: Bobbie Badger
Originally Created by: Carolyn Farnum
Record added: Nov 27, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6960588
Jesse Sylvester Burks
Added by: Bobbie Badger
Jesse Sylvester Burks
Added by: Karen Sipe
Jesse Sylvester Burks
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- sniksnak
 Added: Apr. 9, 2015
Your service to our country is not forgotten.
- Spanish American War
 Added: Mar. 13, 2015

- Angel of Flowers
 Added: Jan. 17, 2015
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