Eliza M. Burke1,2,3

ID# 16872, (1846 - 1880)
FatherJohn M. Burke4,5 (abt 1815 - )
MotherMouring M. [surname unknown]4,6 (abt 1822 - )

Key Events:

Birth: 30 Jan 1846, Alabama7,8
Marriage: 19 Sep 1869, Garner Station, Yalobusha Co., Mississippi, Malcom M. McNeill (14 Oct 1846 - 29 Mar 1917)9,10,11
Death: 5 Jun 1880, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois12,13
ChartsDescendants of Dr. Davis Green Tuck
Descendants of David Dutt/Toot

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Narrative:

     Eliza M. Burke was born on 30 Jan 1846 in Alabama.7,8
     Eliza married Malcom M. McNeill, son of Thomas Henry McNeill and Rebecca Ann Tuck, on 19 Sep 1869 in Garner Station, Yalobusha Co., Mississippi.9,10,11 Eliza and Malcom M. McNeill appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Coffeeville, Yalobusha Co., Mississippi, enumerated 12 Aug 1870, reporting real estate valued at $425. They were apparently living near her parents, as they are listed as adjacent households.14
     Eliza died on 5 Jun 1880 in Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois, at age 34.12,13

Children:
     Children with Malcom M. McNeill:

  • Flora McNeill15,16 (27 Jul 1870 - 18 Jun 1882)
  • Stella McNeill15,16 (23 Sep 1871 - )
  • Malcom Gilmore McNeill15,16 (28 Feb 1873 - 16 Oct 1921)
  • Willie Gilmore McNeill15,16 (27 Jun 1875 - 4 Jun 1932)
  • Thomas Henry McNeill15,16 (20 Feb 1877 - )
  • John McNeill4 (30 May 1880 - 2 Jun 1880)

Citations

  1. [S3372] Anderson, "some facts," e-mail to author, 31 Mar 2008, citing letter from Frank R. MacNeill, shows name as Elisa M. Burke; and citing Bible located at "HempHill," Christian County, KY. compiled by Margaret Metcalf McNeill Ayers, Memphis, Tennessee, shows name as Eliza Burke.
  2. [S1372] "Mississippi Marriages, 1776-1935," Ancestry.com, record for E. M. Burke and M. M. McNeill.
  3. [S2061] Macon, John and Edward Tuck of Halifax County, pg 60, shows name as Mimi Burke.
  4. [S3372] Anderson, "some facts," e-mail to author, 31 Mar 2008, citing Bible located at "HempHill," Christian County, KY. compiled by Margaret Metcalf McNeill Ayers, Memphis, Tennessee.
  5. [S2079] John M. Burke household, 1870 U.S. Census, Yalobusha Co., Mississippi, shows her listed with her husband in adjacent household.
  6. [S2079] John M. Burke household, 1870 U.S. Census, Yalobusha Co., Mississippi, shows Eliza and her husband listed in the adjacent household.
  7. [S1225] Anderson, "Rebecca Tuck," e-mail to author, 10 Jun 2007, shows date and state (initially as Mississippi, corrected to Alabama by email "Re: Eliza Burke" 1 Dec 2008, citing her death certificate).
  8. [S2078] Malcon McNeil household, 1870 U.S. Census, Yalobusha Co., Mississippi, shows age 23 and state.
  9. [S3372] Anderson, "some facts," e-mail to author, 31 Mar 2008, citing letter from Frank R. MacNeill, shows date, town, and state; and citing Bible located at "HempHill," Christian County, KY. compiled by Margaret Metcalf McNeill Ayers, Memphis, Tennessee, shows date.
  10. [S1372] "Mississippi Marriages, 1776-1935," Ancestry.com, record for E. M. Burke and M. M. McNeill, shows date and county.
  11. [S2061] Macon, John and Edward Tuck of Halifax County, pg 60, shows married, as his first marriage.
  12. [S3372] Anderson, "some facts," e-mail to author, 31 Mar 2008, citing letter from Frank R. MacNeill, shows date, and city and state; and citing Bible located at "HempHill," Christian County, KY. compiled by Margaret Metcalf McNeill Ayers, Memphis, Tennessee, shows date.
  13. [S1388] Malcome McNeill household, 1880 U.S. Census, Cook Co., Illinois, shows her husband as widowed, but since the effective date was 1 Jun it should not.
  14. [S2078] Malcon McNeil household, 1870 U.S. Census, Yalobusha Co., Mississippi.
  15. [S3372] Anderson, "some facts," e-mail to author, 31 Mar 2008, citing letter from Frank R. MacNeill and Bible located at "HempHill," Christian County, KY. compiled by Margaret Metcalf McNeill Ayers, Memphis, Tennessee.
  16. [S2061] Macon, John and Edward Tuck of Halifax County, pg 60.