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John Arthur Burkey
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Birth: Sep., 1842
Coshocton County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jul. 26, 1931
Enid
Garfield County
Oklahoma, USA

John married Josephine Crawford on Apr 9 1867, in Mount Sterling, Brown Co., IL.

John Burkey Succumbs At Home Sunday
Local man, Aged 88, Dies at 3:30 in the After-noon Yesterday
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John A, Burkey, 88 years old, died yesterday afternoon at 3:30 o'clock at his home, 1007 North Adams.

Surviving him are his widow of the home, three sons, Jake Burkey of Mt. Vernon, Wash. Artuhur (SP.) of Merino, Colo. Walter of Sapulpa and five daughters, Mrs. J. C. Edell of Mt. Vernon, Mrs. Nellie Lotham of Maryville, Wash, Mrs. Mamie Moore of Dallas, Texas, Mrs. Eva Lairmer and Mrs. Agnes Cotter, both of Enid. He also leaves 41 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.

The funeral will be held at the Seventh Day Adventist church, 724 West Randolph, tomorrow morning at 10 o'clock. The Rev. Jacob A. Wasenmiller will have charge of the service and burial will be in Enid Cemetery.

Until time for the funeral the body in being cared for by the Henninger Funeral Home

Note: the cemetery office has confirmed there is no marker on the grave.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Johann Burkey (1820 - 1851)
  Mary Magdalena Kiefer Burkey (1821 - 1902)
 
 Spouse:
  Josephine Crawford Burkey (1846 - 1932)
 
 Children:
  Albert John Burkey (1867 - 1872)*
  Josephine Marion Burkey Ebel (1874 - 1952)*
  Eva Carolyn Burkey Larimer (1879 - 1971)*
  Florence Agnes Burkey Potter (1881 - 1953)*
  Arthur Eugene Burkey (1888 - 1977)*
  Vesta B Burkey (1889 - 1911)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Arthur Burkey (1842 - 1931)
  Mary Magdalene Burkey Tice (1845 - 1933)*
  Margaret Burkey (1846 - 1851)*
  Barbara Burkey (1847 - 1922)*
  George W Burkey (1851 - 1907)*
  Elizabeth Burkey Brown (1854 - 1939)**
  Jacob Burkey (1856 - 1927)**
  Margaret Burkey Brown (1859 - 1941)**
  Caroline E Burkey (1860 - 1941)**
  Adeline Burkey Houk (1863 - 1901)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Enid Cemetery
Enid
Garfield County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: SG
Record added: Oct 27, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79362597
John Arthur Burkey
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Added by: Peggy B. Lewis
 
 
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In memory of my great-grandfather.
- Sylvia
 Added: Jan. 13, 2012
 
 
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