Mary Jane Burke

Female 1852 - 1929  (76 years)


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  • Name Mary Jane Burke 
    Born 17 Sep 1852  Main-à-Dieu, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Baptism 19 Sep 1852  Immaculate Conception, Main-à-Dieu, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID B09337D7C022694B8B02020254275F449600 
    Died 19 May 1929  West Louisbourg, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 21 May 1929  Main-à-Dieu, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2531  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 Mark Joseph Bates,   b. 30 Jun 1851, Catalone, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1901  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 8 Feb 1876  Main-à-Dieu (R.C.), Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Witnesses William Bates and Elizabeth Burke witnessed the Bates-Burke marriage 
    Last Modified 23 May 2017 
    Family ID F775  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Birth/baptism date and place comes from "Nova Scotia Antigonish Catholic Diocese 1823-1905" at FamilySearch. Godparents were Donald McDougall and Mrs. Shea.

      Mary Jane Burke and Mark Joseph Bates married 1876 in Cape Breton County Registration Year 1876 - Book 1804 - Page 118 - Number 65
      she is 23 years old on her marriage registration, suggesting a birth in 1852
      Death cert reference is Mary Jane Bates, C.B. Co. 1929. Book 118 - Page 1298. Informant, daughter Mrs. Clarence Lemmington?? of West Louisbourg

      1881 Census
      Mark J. BATES M Male Irish 30 Nova Scotia Fishing Roman Catholic
      Mary Jane BATES M Female Irish 27 Nova Scotia Roman Catholic
      Maggie BATES Female Irish 3 Nova Scotia Roman Catholic
      John BATES Male Irish 1 Nova Scotia Roman Catholic
      Census Place Catalone, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia
      Family History Library Film 1375802
      NA Film Number C-13166
      District 6
      Sub-district L
      Page Number 25
      Household Number 101

      1891 Census of Canada Catalone p. 10 hh 42
      1 w1/6 uninhabited; 1 w 1/6 inhabited
      Mark Bates 40 NS/NS/NS R.C. fisherman unemployed 12 mos. r/w
      Maryjane Bates 39 NS/NS/NS r/w
      Maggie Bates 13 r/w
      John Bates 11 r/w
      Benjamin Bates 9 r/w
      Jane Bates 8
      Isabella Bates 6
      Mary Ann Bates 4
      Patrick A Bates 1

      4 25 33 Bates Mark J. M Head M Jun 30 1850 50
      4 26 33 Bates Mary J. F Wife M Sep 17 1851 49
      4 27 33 Bates John J. M. M Son S Sep 1 1878 22
      4 28 33 Bates Maggie F Daughter S Jan 27 1878 23
      4 29 33 Bates Benjamin J. M. M Son S Aug 20 1881 19
      4 30 33 Bates Jane F Daughter S Dec 30 1882 18
      4 31 33 Bates Isabel F Daughter S Nov 11 1884 16
      4 32 33 Bates Mary A. F Daughter S Oct 16 1886 14
      4 33 33 Bates Patrick A. M Son S Aug 4 1889 11
      4 34 33 Bates James D. M Son S Jul 16 1892 8
      4 35 33 Bates Mark W. M Son S Jun 26 1896 4
      4 36 33 Bates James B. M Nephew S Jan 4 1900 1
      Source Information 1901 Census of Canada
      Subdistrict Bateston, CAPE BRETON, NOVA SCOTIA
      District Number 28
      Subdistrict Number a
      Archives Microfilm T-6447