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Margaret Elizabeth Fahey Burke
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Birth: Mar. 22, 1861
Nelson County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jun. 11, 1941
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA

Daughter of James Fahey, of Kentucky and Mary Kallaher Fahey of Ireland. Wife of John Burke.

BURKE Margaret, age 80 years, at her residence, 800 E. Main St., Wednesday, June 11, 1941, at 6 a.m. Survived by 2 sons, William J. and E. F. Burke; 3 daughters, Mrs. George Huber, Mrs. Robert Potts, of Louisville, Ky., and Mrs. Fred Higgins, Chattanooga, Tenn., and 7 grandchildren. Remains at Lee E. Cralle Co., 1330 S. 3d St. Funeral from Cralle's at 8:30 and St. Boniface Church at 9 a.m., Friday, June 13. Interment in St. Michael's Cemetery.

Mrs. Margaret Burke, 80, widow of John Burke, former contractor, died at 6 a.m. Wednesday at her home, 800 E. Main. She is survived by two sons, William J. Burke and E. F. Burke; three daughters, Mrs. George Huber, Mrs. Robert Potts and Mrs. Fred H. Higgins Sr., Chattanooga; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at 8:30 a.m. Friday at Lee Cralle's Funeral Home and at 9 a.m. at St. Boniface Catholic Church. Burial will be in St. Michael Cemetery.

Kentucky Death Certificate: 14946. Cause of Death: Chronic Myocarditis & arterioschlerosis. Parent's: James Fahey, of Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky & Mary Kaehler Fahey of Ireland, United Kingdom. Residence and Place of Death: 800 East Main Street, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky. Informant on Death Certificate: Son, William Burke, at the same address. Age: 80 years, 2 months & 20 days. Female, White, Widow. Doctor: Dr. J. Paul Baskin, M.D., 1329 Story Avenue, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky. Burial: 06-13-1941. Funeral Director's: Lee E. Cralle's, 1330 Third Street, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.

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Saint Michael Cemetery
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA
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Record added: Aug 01, 2009
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Margaret Elizabeth <i>Fahey</i> Burke
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Margaret Burke was my GGG Aunt her Brother is P.J. Fahey (Patrick James)he and Margaret Mother are buried in Cincinnati ohio but Margarets Dad was not born in Kentucky its a mistake He was born in Ireland!
- Fahey
 Added: Oct. 5, 2014
With love for Margaret Fahey Burke.
- Linda Delahanty Schrader & Dennis Schrader
 Added: Dec. 28, 2009

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