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Emil Anders Burke
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Birth: Aug. 14, 1872
Central Ostrobothnia, Finland
Death: May 26, 1963
Muskegon
Muskegon County
Michigan, USA

Emil was born in Karleby Finland and came to America before 1899. He went by Emil Burke throughout his life in America although he was born Anders Emil Andersson Hällis. He believed that the surname Hällis sounded too much like "Hell" so he took his mother's name Björk, Americanized to Burke.

Son Paul is still living.

Nephew of: Charles Bjork
1st cousin of: Bertha Brandt

 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Anders Gustaf Andersson Hällis Björndahl (1852 - 1884)
  Greta Sofia Johansdotter Hällis Björk (1849 - 1887)
 
 Spouse:
  Hilma Johanna Stone Burke (1879 - 1970)*
 
 Children:
  Ellen Irene Burke Johnson (1900 - 1992)*
  Jennie Johannah Burke DeLora (1902 - 1985)*
  Elmer Evald Burke (1903 - 1926)*
  Arnold Walfred Burke (1905 - 1992)*
  Anna Elizabeth Burke (1907 - 1953)*
  Arthur Burke (1909 - 1933)*
  Ruth Esther Burke Warren (1911 - 1999)*
  Carl Emil Burke (1914 - 1997)*
  Mildred Marie Burke Thomas (1916 - 1987)*
 
 Siblings:
  Edla Sofia Hällis Smedjebacka (1871 - 1949)*
  Emil Anders Burke (1872 - 1963)
  Ester Elin Andersdotter Hällis (1878 - 1894)*
  Leander Herman Andersson Hällis (1880 - 1881)*
  Johan Herman Burke (1881 - 1937)*
  Anna Irene Hällis Haga (1883 - 1908)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Muskegon
Muskegon County
Michigan, USA
Plot: 1-24-400
 
Created by: Chris
Record added: Apr 18, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13989881
Emil Anders Burke
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