|Gertrude Mayes Burke|
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|Birth: ||Feb. 21, 1837|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Feb. 21, 1928|
Her mother was Hannah Molneaux born New York. Her father was also born New York. Note per her statement in John's Civil War Pension file she was born in Middletown, Delaware County New York.
Her first husband was John Bush who died 12 Apr 1856 in Ulster County New York.
She married John Burke about 17 Jan 1863 Palo, Ionia County MI..
After an illness of about 4 months due to diabetic gangrene, she died on her birthday in the home of her daughter, Laura Gilliland who lived SE of Harrington, WA.
Their children were:
Estella "Stella" Burke Hayes b. 17 Oct. 1863
Laura Cornelia Burke Gilliland b. 18 Feb. 1864
Matilda Verona Burke McLain b. 22 June 1871
Edward Walter Burke born 9 June 1877
Note: Matilda married second to Frank McLain 23 January 1912 Lucas County, Ohio. She was divorced from Bert Shaffer.
John Burke (1826 - 1913)*
Laura Cornelia Burke Gilliland (1864 - 1953)*
Edward Walter Burke (1877 - 1915)*
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Originally Created by: Donna Lyle Alumbaugh
Record added: Mar 28, 2010
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