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William BURKETT

Male 1869 - 1955  (85 years)


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  • Name William BURKETT 
    Born 26 Aug 1869  Burr Oak, Marshall County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 May 1955  Fulton County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) Tombaugh, Jean C. and Wendell C., Fulton County Indiana Obituaries 1955?Rochester News-Sentinel, Rochester, IN: 2001:

      Friday, May 13, 1955

      William Burkett

      William BURKETT, 85, a resident of the Richland Center community for the past 60 years, died at his home a mile southeast of Richland Center at 1:30 a.m. EST today following a year's serious illness.

      A retired farmer, Mr. Burkett was born Aug. 26, 1869, at Burr Oak, Ind., to Ephr[a]im and Amanda OVERMYER BURKETT. He was married Oct. 28, 1893, to Martha DUDGEON who preceded him in death four years ago.

      He was a member of the Richland Center Methodist church.

      Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Leo MOW, R.R. 5, Rochester; a son, Walter BURKETT, R.R. 3, Rochester; seven grandchildren. Five brothers and three sisters preceded him in death.

      Funeral services will be held Sunday at 1:30 p.m. EST at the Richland Center Methodist church with the Rev. Dale HAMILTON officiating. Burial will be made in the I.O.O.F. cemetery at Richland Center.

      The body was removed to the Burkett residence from the Foster funeral home at 4 p.m. today. Friends may call at the home until an hour before the last rites, when the body will be taken to the church to lie in state.
    Person ID I13187  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 3 Oct 2019 

    Father Ephraim BURKETT 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Amanda OVERMYER 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F5971  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martha Ellen DUDGEON,   b. 30 Sep 1873, Fulton County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1951, Fulton County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 28 Oct 1893  Fulton County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) Tombaugh, Jean C. and Wendell C., Fulton County, Indiana Marriages 1836-1983, A-K, Rochester, IN: 1992:

      Groom/Bride: Martha E. Dudgeon
      Spouse: William Burkett
      Marriage Date: Oct 28, 1892
      Book: F
      Page: 78
    Last Modified 3 Oct 2019 17:10:02 
    Family ID F5970  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart