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595    BURKE, W. H. [Q08.1]

      Location - Gulf Township. 484 Cole Thomas Rd, Bear Creek.

      Coordinates: 35d 37m 22.7s N; 79d 16m 65.0s W Click here for Google maps

      Photos by Julie King-McDaniel in June 2015.

      Owner: Louie Thomas.

      Legal Description: Parcel 9940. Deed 741/554, 12 Jan 1998, tract 2. GZ/306, 2 Jul 1928, Henry A. and Etta Burke to CH Hart (state of Washington). FB/311 Jordan T. and Miney A. Johnson to WH Burke, 1884, filed 9 Feb 1914 being the same parcel transferred by Scofield and Molly Crecy to Henry A. Burke. Also to HA Burke: GW/309, GZ/294, GZ/295, 1 Jul 1929.

      Topo Quadrant: Goldston. Code Q.
      Family Owned: Yes.
      White: Yes.
      Currently being used: No. Abandoned.
      Cemetery size: 15' x 10'.
      Number of grave: approximatley 4.
      Restricted access: Yes. Private property and remote location.
      Condition: Overgrown, easily identifiable.
      Enclosed: No.
      Markers present: Yes.
      Markers Inscribed: Yes.
      Number of readable markers: 2.
      Last burial: UNK.
      First burial: 1867.
      Markers damaged: Yes. One marker fallen over.
      Hazards to cemetery: UNK.
      Listed: No.

      Last canvassed by: Julie King-McDaniel on 10 Jun 2015.

  1. Burke, George W.   (b. 18 May 1902 - d. 18 May 1902)
      • Son of W.H. and A. Burke. Another little angel before the heavenly throne. Material marble. Another view.
  2. Burke, Joseph C.   (b. 2 Mar 1843 - d. 8 Feb 1867)
      • Son of W. H. and Nancy Burke. Masonic emblem. Material marble. Another view.
  3. Burke, Nancy   (b. 29 Mar 1814 - d. 8 Sep 1884)
      • Wife of W. H. Burke. Gone but not forgotten. Material marble. Another view.
  4. Burke, W. H.   (b. 26 Feb 1813 - d. 27 Aug 1892)

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