Michael Edward Burke

Male 1856 - 1939  (82 years)


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  • Name Michael Edward Burke 
    Born 28 Sep 1856  Main-à-Dieu, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 5 Oct 1856  Immaculate Conception, Main-à-Dieu, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation Main-à-Dieu, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Fisherman (lifelong) 
    _UID 72C008A65ECAC14F80E16C4AA0861075DA6D 
    Died 18 Jan 1939  Main-à-Dieu, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 20 Jan 1939  Main-à-Dieu, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1724  Victoria Boutilier's Genealogy Pages
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2012 

    Father Benjamin Burke,   b. Abt 1820, Main-à-Dieu, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1892, Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Mother Isabella Bellworth,   b. 12 Mar 1818, Main-à-Dieu, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1891, Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 74 years) 
    Married Abt 1845  Main-à-Dieu? Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F175  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine Campbell,   b. 22 Mar 1866, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1937, Main-à-Dieu, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married Abt 1890 
    Last Modified 23 May 2017 
    Family ID F686  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Birth/baptism date and place comes from "Nova Scotia Antigonish Catholic Diocese 1823-1905" at FamilySearch. Sponsors were Edmund Mullins and Betsy Shaw.


      Michael Burke, appears to have married a woman named Catherine CAMPBELL (with issue) and stayed in Main-a-Dieu

      1901 Census of Canada
      District: NS CAPE BRETON (#28) Subdistrict: Main-a-Dieu U Page 1 Details: Schedule 1 Microfilm T-6448

      1911 Census of Canada Home / 1911 / Nova Scotia / Cape Breton South / 14 Main-a-Dieu poll district / page 7

      NS Civ Death Reg Michael Edward Burke. C.B. Co. 1939. Book: 186 - Page: 221 . Informant Michael W. Burke of Main a Dieu.