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Rebecca Sarah Zahn Burkhardt
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Birth: May 29, 1864
Lake County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jul. 16, 1940
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Eldest of Jacob and fourth of seven children of Philippine (Phoebe) Schneider Shank Zahn, she married Rev. Charles T. Burkhardt in Roberts, Ford Co. IL in 1888. They served parishes in Illinois for the German Evangelical Association until his retirement.

They had three children:
William Zahn Burkhardt 1889-1973 Ohio
Ella R. Burkhardt 1892-1975
Milton C. Burkhardt 1896? - ?
Family links: 
  Jacob Zahn (1835 - 1911)
  Philippine Schneider Zahn (1835 - 1916)
  Charles T. Burkhardt (1861 - 1902)
  William Zahn Burkhardt (1889 - 1973)*
  Ella Rebecca Burkhardt (1892 - 1975)*
  Ella Rebecca Burkhardt (1892 - 1975)*
  Augusta Shank Truesdell (1855 - 1916)**
  Heinrich E. Shank (1858 - 1915)**
  Reuben Shank (1860 - 1862)**
  Rebecca Sarah Zahn Burkhardt (1864 - 1940)
  Benjamin Jacob Zahn (1868 - 1958)*
  John A. Zahn (1869 - 1869)*
  Louis L. Zahn (1871 - 1872)*
*Calculated relationship
Graceland Cemetery
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Maintained by: My Family United-LTK
Originally Created by: Rosetta
Record added: May 14, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10960391
Rebecca Sarah <i>Zahn</i> Burkhardt
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Rest in Peace
- My Family United-LTK
 Added: Aug. 12, 2015
You served your family and your church with grace and determination. Bless your spirit with peace.
- Rosetta
 Added: Jun. 27, 2009

- My Family United-LTK
 Added: Sep. 26, 2014
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