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Gertrude Mayes Burke
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Birth: Feb. 21, 1837
Delaware County
New York, USA
Death: Feb. 21, 1928
Harrington
Lincoln County
Washington, USA

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
and
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.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  John Burke (1826 - 1913)*
 
 Children:
  Laura Cornelia Burke Gilliland (1864 - 1953)*
  Edward Walter Burke (1877 - 1915)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hillcrest Cemetery
Harrington
Lincoln County
Washington, USA
 
Maintained by: GM
Originally Created by: Donna Lyle Alumbaugh
Record added: Mar 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50372614
 

 
 
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