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Joseph Nathaniel Burk

Male Abt 1858 -


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  • Name Joseph Nathaniel Burk 
    Born Abt 1858  Oldest Living Son And Remained Single. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Montgomery County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I7154  My Genealogy

    Father *John Franklin Burk,   b. 1831, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1864, Kingston, Georgia In The Civil War; Four Months After Joining His Union Regiment. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Mother Martha Rebecca Reath,   b. 14 Mar 1836, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1909, Near Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 3 May 1854  Chester County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Source: Article in the Montgomery County History Book 929.2; 1823 -1988; pages 109 - 110
      Crawfordsville Library, Montgomery county, Indiana

      "JOHN FRANKLIN AND MARTHA REBECCA (REATH) BURK" In the spring of1854, John Franklin Burk and Martha Rebecca Reath, daughter of Williamand Catherine (McKee) Reath, eloped. It is said that she tied severalbedsheets together to steal away into the night with John. They madetheir way to Chester Co., PA where they were married on May 3, 1854." [Transcribed, 27 Oct 2005, SLJuhl]
    Family ID F8706  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart