Catherine <I>Burke</I> Navin

Catherine Burke Navin

Birth
Ireland
Death 31 Dec 1861 (aged 59–60)
Burial Lee, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA
Plot 431
Memorial ID 185390850 · View Source
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Catherine Burke was born in Ireland, the daughter of Patrick and Catherine (Miscall) Burke, in 1801. She married Michael Navin in 1823 in Ireland, and they started their family of nine children with the birth of their oldest son, John, in 1824, and followed by Michael, Jr., 1827; Catherine (Kitty), 1829; Cornelius (Connor), 1830; Martin, 1833; Patrick, 1834; Edward, 1838; Thomas, 1840; and Dennis, 1843.

Michael and Catherine and their emigrated to the United States in 1849 and settled on Washington Mountain located between the towns of Lee and Washington, in Berkshire County, Massachusetts.

On 31 DEC 1861, at the age of 60 (according to her death record) or 62 (according to her grave monument), Catherine Burke Navin died of consumption, which is the old term for pulmonary tuberculosis. Descendants of Michael and Catherine Burke Navin survive to this day throughout the United States.


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CATHERINE BURKE
HIS WIFE
DIED DEC. 19, 1861
AGED 62 YRS.


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  • Created by: Dan Nevin
  • Added: 22 Nov 2017
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Catherine Burke Navin (1801–31 Dec 1861), Find A Grave Memorial no. 185390850, citing Saint Marys Cemetery, Lee, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Dan Nevin (contributor 48939258) .