David Burke

from December 1829 to 1830–
Ireland

The Life of David

David Burke was born from December 1829 to 1830, in Ireland. He had at least 10 sons and 1 daughter with Eliza Harvey. He lived in Cynthiana, Harrison, Kentucky, United States in 1880 and Magisterial District 5 Tricum, Harrison, Kentucky, United States in 1900.

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Family Time Line

David Burke
1829–
Eliza Harvey
1833–
John W Burke
1858–
James Burke
1859–
William D Burke
1862–
Mary E Burke
1863–1928
David Burke
1864–
Charles E. Burke
1868–1951
Thomas J Burke
1869–1942
George Burke
1872–
Albert Burke
1875–
Edmond J Burke
1878–
Robert Burke
1883–

Spouse and Children

    Male1829–Male

    Eliza Harvey

    Female1833–Female

children

(11)

    Male1858–Male

    Male1859–Male

    William D Burke

    Male1862–Male

    Mary E Burke

    Female1863–1928Female

    David Burke

    Male1864–Male

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 1

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1839

Age 10

The Night of the BIG WIND. In Killarney and its neighborhood there was a terrible hurricane. The town sustained much damage and many houses were shattered.
1861

Age 32

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

Name Meaning

1 Irish (of Anglo-Norman origin): habitational name from Burgh in Suffolk, England. This is named with Old English burh ‘fortification’, ‘fortified manor’.2 Norwegian: Americanized form of Børke, a habitational name from any of eight farms in southeastern Norway, named with Old Norse birki ‘birch wood’.3 German: variant of Burk .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • David Burke, "United States Census, 1870"
  • David Burke, "United States Census, 1900"
  • David Burke, "United States Census, 1880"

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