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 Ewell Buckner Burke

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Ewell Buckner Burke

  • Birth 5 Feb 1881 Missouri, USA
  • Death 7 Aug 1920 Caddo Parish, Louisiana, USA
  • Burial Diboll, Angelina County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 20849686

Ewell Buckner Burke, born in Cass Co., MO - Son of Rev. James Dowen Burke and Emma Louise Smith.

Brother of Edmund D, Rev Dowen Sibley, Stonewall and Arthur Lee Burke.

Ewell married, about 1898, Mattie Maybell Odom.

Father of J D, Odie, Russell Raybon Sr, Faye Eunice and Mossie Ruth Burke.

Grandson of Joseph Reyburn Burke & Juliette E Gertrude Robinson and Gervas Storrs Smith & Mary Booth Sibley.

Ewell died in Shreveport, Caddo Parish, LA.
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Although Ewell's headstone shows his date of birth as being in the year 1881, he is listed in the 1 June 1880 Census in St Clair Co., MO as being age 1 - listed as Buckner Burke. His World War I Draft Registration Card also reflects a birth date of 5 Feb 1879.

World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: Ewell Buckner Burke
City: Shreveport
County: Caddo
State: Louisiana
Birth Date: 5 Feb 1879
Race: White
Roll: 1685001
Draft Board: 0
Age: 39
Occupation: Boiler Maker/Gulf Refining Co.
Nearest Relative: J D Burke Jr
Height/Build: Medium/Medium
Color of Eyes/Hair: Blue/Lt Brown
Signature: Ewell Buckner Burke
Date: Sept. 12, 1918
Local Board for the City of Shreveport,
State of Louisiana


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EWELL BUCKNER BURKE
SON OF
J.D. AND EMMA L. BURKE
BORN ~ CASS COUNTY, MO
FEB. 5, 1881
DIED ~ SHREVEPORT, LA
AUG. 7, 1920


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  • Maintained by: SoulFire
  • Originally Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
  • Added: 8 Aug 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 20849686
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ewell Buckner Burke (5 Feb 1881–7 Aug 1920), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20849686, citing Ryan Chapel Cemetery, Diboll, Angelina County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by SoulFire (contributor 47818438) .