Christian Bircky (Burkey) b. 2 Feb 1843 Mempis, Shelby Co., TN d. 5 Mar 1929 Milford, Seward Co., NE: The Schrock-Birkey Connection

Christian Bircky (Burkey)

Male 1843 - 1929  (86 years)


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  • Name Christian Bircky (Burkey) 
    Born 2 Feb 1843  Mempis, Shelby Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • on the way from New Orleans to Illinois (1844?)
    Gender Male 
    Died 5 Mar 1929  Milford, Seward Co., NE Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    • FAG date is 4 Mar 1929
    Buried Seward Co., NE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Pleasant View Cemetery
    Person ID I4107  Schrock-Birkey Connection
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 

    Father Christian (Harry) Bircky (Burkey),   b. 4 Sep 1819, Obersanding, Bavaria, GR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1890, Milford, Seward Co., NE Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Maria (Mary) Stalter,   b. 5 Mar 1820, Gern, Munich, Bavaria, GR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1916, Raymond, Seward Co., NE Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 1838  Gern, Munich, Bavaria, GR Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    Family ID F82  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine Klopfenstein,   b. 9 Jan 1843, Belfort, Haut-Rhin, Alsace, FR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1917, Milford, Seward Co., NE Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 1866  [7
    Children 
     1. Amelia Mary Burkey,   b. 13 Feb 1869, Eureka, Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1940, Milford, Seward Co., NE Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     2. Moses K. Burkey,   b. 6 Nov 1870, Eureka, Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1952, Milford, Seward Co., NE Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     3. Katherine A. Burkey,   b. 5 May 1879, Eureka, Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1903, China Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
     4. Lydia S. Burkey,   b. 6 Aug 1881, Eureka, Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1903, China Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)
     5. Benjamin Edward Burkey,   b. 23 Jan 1885, Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1961, Milford, Seward Co., NE Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 29 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F2894  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Feb 1843 - Mempis, Shelby Co., TN Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Mar 1929 - Milford, Seward Co., NE Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Seward Co., NE Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Son of Christian Harry Burkey and Mary Marie (Stalter) Burkey
      Husband of Catherine (Klopfenstein) Burkey 
      (married 1866-1917)
      Parents of Samuel D., Amelia Mary, Moses K., William Andrew, Daniel, Emma, Joseph, Katherine A. "Katie", John, Lydia S. and Benjamin Edward Burkey [8]

  • Sources 
    1. [S610] Heinrich and Jacobina Stalter of Gern near Munich, Gary L. Yordy.

    2. [S937] Bircky Story {Draft of article to be published}, Herbert Holly, 1844.

    3. [S1060] Find-A-Grave, Place - https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/43155463/christian-burkey.

    4. [S398] Amish Mennonites in Tazewell Co., Joseph Staker.

    5. [S610] Heinrich and Jacobina Stalter of Gern near Munich, Gary L. Yordy, Place.

    6. [S1060] Find-A-Grave, Gives year as 1839.

    7. [S951] Descendants of Valentine Birkey and Elizabeth Unzicker.

    8. [S1060] Find-A-Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/43155463/christian-burkey.


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