James Burke

James Burke
b: 1790
d:
Biography
(036>James Burke (listed as "Jesse Burke" in 1796 andlater)-- Born 1789 or 1790, possibly earlier (one referencesuggests that James and his twin brother Henry <037> wereborn as early as 1787 and were living at Leo in 1788). Son of Winney Burke <422>. Described as dark mulatto. Residing at Leo in 1791 and 1796. Named in 1791 deed ofemancipation. Scheduled for emancipation in 1812. certified as free in Fairfax County in 1826, 1831, and 1839.Sources: Deed of Emancipation, August 1, 1791, pt. 1, pp.4, 40, and pt. 2, pp. 13, 29; "2d Book of Miscellanies," pp.72-73; Fairfax County, Registrations, entries 2:38, 2:150,3:66.
Facts
  • 1790 - Birth - ; Virginia
  • Death - Y
Ancestors
   
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Billy Burke
1723 or 1724 -
 
 
Winney Burke
1788 or 1789 -
  
  
  
 
Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (U) ?
Birth
Death
Father?
Mother?
PARENT (F) Winney Burke
Birth1788 or 1789
Death
Marriageto Winney Burke
FatherBilly Burke
MotherHannah Gaskins
CHILDREN
MJames Burke
Birth1790Virginia
Death
MJessey Burke
Birth1788Virginia
Death
MJoseph Burke
Birth1800Prince William, Virginia, United States
DeathJan 1855Newport, Washington, Ohio, United States
Marriage1835to Hannah Gaskins at Muskingum, Washington, Ohio, United States
MHenry Burke
Birth1790
Death
FNanny Burke
Birth1785
Death
FNelly Burke
Birth1781
Death
MEnoch Burke
Birth1778
Death