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August Gustaf "Gus" Burke
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Birth: Dec. 16, 1834, Sweden
Death: Feb. 14, 1914
Valmont
Boulder County
Colorado, USA

Gus BURKE was known as the "little Swedish Baker". He was the Father of Oscar and the Grandfather of Admiral Arleigh Albert BURKE. Gus built and operated the first bakery in Denver and later owned half of Larimer Street. Later he lost wealth in Silver Market. 
 
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 Spouses:
  Jane Ann Rowe Dorsey-Burke (1837 - 1908)
  Mary J. Harding Blackburn (1842 - 1919)
 
 Children:
  Oscar Albert Burke (1863 - 1933)*
  Frank Peter Burke (1865 - 1936)*
  Kate Louise Burke Meikle (1868 - 1903)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Columbia Cemetery
Boulder
Boulder County
Colorado, USA
Plot: C-89-4SW
 
Created by: LAWRENCE HEIDLEBAUGH
Record added: Feb 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47449531
August Gustaf Gus Burke
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