John Matthias Burk[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12]

Male 1793 - 1853  (60 years)


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  • Name John Matthias Burk 
    Born 4 Feb 1793  Fairfield, Herkimer, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 9 Oct 1830 
    Endowed (LDS) 22 Dec 1845  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 2 Jun 1853  Ogden, Weber, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 4 Jun 1853  Ogden, Weber, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3825  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father Charles Burk 
    Mother Esther Bohannon 
    Family ID F3375  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Abigail Fellows,   b. 20 Mar 1799,   d. 8 Nov 1832, Saint Charles, Saint Charles, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Married 15 Mar 1821  Fairfield, Herkimer, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 24 Oct 1996  ARIZO Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Children 
     1. Mary Burk,   b. Abt 1818,   d. 17 Dec 1913, Minersville, Beaver, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 95 years)
     2. Charles Allen Burk,   b. 2 Sep 1823, Kirtland, Lake, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1888, Minersville, Beaver, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     3. Abi Selina Burk,   b. 8 Apr 1825, Kirtland, Lake, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F3336  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Keziah Keturah VanBenthusen,   b. 15 May 1796, Albany, Albany, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1878, Horseshoe Bend (Milford), Beaver, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 22 Jan 1835 
    Sealed S (LDS) 6 Feb 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Phoebe Jane Burk,   b. 28 Jan 1836, Liberty, Clay, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1914, Ogden, Weber, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     2. S. Burk
    Family ID F3378  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY
      Nauvoo: Block 67, Lot 1 1842-1843

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 47
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 7, pp 589-92
      Record of Baptisims for the Dead, Nauvoo, by Black and Black, Vol 1, p 583-584
      Early 70's and High Priests, p 21
      High Priests of Nauvoo & Early Salt Lake City, p 19
      Early Mormon Records, Vol 1, p 31, Vol 2, p 168

      HISTORY/ HISTORIES:
      Mormon Redress Petitions, p 21, 280, 594
      Far West Record, p 189, 191, 220, 251

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Our Pioneer Heritage, Vol 2, p 630, Vol 5, p 309
      Nauvoo Record: Transfer of Land Receipt
      Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, lds.org web site
      Kirtland Members, p 12
      Kirtland Saints Land and Tax Records, p 137
      Nauvoo--Gateway to the West, p 56
      Nauvoo Data Bank: James Henry Rollins, autobiography, typescript, LDS arc
      Roots Web: world connect, family group

      VARIANTS:
      Birthplace: Fairfield, Montgomery, NY
      Baptism Date: 25 Oct 1830
      Name: John M. Burk, John Burk, John Thiess Burk, Burke

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Book - Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, 7 vols., Black, Susan Easton, (Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602), , Nauvoo, by Black and Black, Vol 1, p 583-584.

    2. [S6] LDS - Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints:1830-1848, 50 vols., Black, Susan Easton, Compiler, (LDS Church, Salt Lake City, 1990), 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 7, pp 590-92.

    3. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), , p 47.

    4. [S8] Book - Our Pioneer Heritage, 20 vols., Daughters of the Utah Pioneers, (Salt Lake City: 1958-1977), , Vol 2, p 630, Vol 5, p 309, Vol 10, p 342.

    5. [S61] LDS - High Priests, Nauvoo and Salt Lake, p. 19.

    6. [S22] LDS - Early Mormon Records, Vol 1, p 31, Vol 2, p 168.

    7. [S40] Book - Mormon Redress Petitions - Documents of the 1833-1838 Missouri Conflict, Johnson, Clark V., Editor, (Religious Studies Center Monograph Series, Vol 16, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah), p 21, 280, 594.

    8. [S3950] LDS - Far West Record: Minutes of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1830-1844, Cannon, Donald Q. and Lyndon W. Cook, (Deseret Book, Salt Lake City, Utah, 1983), p 189, 191, 220, 251.

    9. [S71] Database - Nauvoo Databank.

    10. [S10] Periodical - The Nauvoo Journal, (Salt Lake City, Utah, 1989-1999).

    11. [S74] Internet Link - RootsWeb WorldConnect Family Trees.

    12. [S3951]

    13. [S2] Internet Link - International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.