Norbert Burke1

(6 June 1883 - )
Last EditedNov 25, 2020
FatherPatrick Burke1
MotherAlice Maloney1
Birth6 June 1883 Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism5 November 1883 Newfoundland, Canada; "Norbert, of Patrick Burke and Alice Moloney. B. June 6th. Sp. Michael McEvoy and Mary Burke."1 

Citations

  1. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Newfoundland, Church Records, 1793-1899. Roman Catholic Archdiocese of St Johns; Newfoundland, Canada. aptism, Marriage, Index; Bay Bulls, Ferryland, Fortune Bay District; 1837-1899. Church record of baptism of Norbert Burke, 05 November 1883, St. Jacques, Newfoundland, Canada.

Patrick Burke1,2

(circa 1792 - 28 June 1860)
Last EditedMar 4, 2021

Family

Elizabeth Kinsella b. 1790, d. Aug 1874
Marriage Principal=Elizabeth Kinsella2,3 
Children
Birthcirca 1792 Date based on age on gravestone.3 
Marriage Principal=Elizabeth Kinsella2,3 
Residencecirca 1834 St. Jacques, Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada; In a court case, Michael states that he moved to St. Jacques about 1834.; Principal=Michael Burke4 
(Witness) Baptism5 July 1856 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; "Bapt. Susanna of Patk Burke and Juliet Penny. Sp. Patk Burke and Elizabeth Kinsella."; Principal=Susannah Burke5 
Death28 June 1860 Newfoundland, Canada; Witness=Elizabeth Kinsella6 
BurialJune 1860 St. Jacques Catholic Cemetery, Cape La Hune, Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada6

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, "A Collection of Newfoundland Wills", accessed online 09 December 2016. Listing for Will of Michael Burke, transcription from Will Book Volume 8, Pages 57 - 59, Probate Year 1906. Will written May 24, 1906 in St. Jacques, Fortune Bay, Newfoundland. Transcription by Judy Benson and Ivy Benoit, last revised 25 November 2002.
  2. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Parish registers of the Catholic Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland, 1833-1899. Baptisms, Item #3; Film #2169242; DGS #7920336. Baptism of Denis Burke, 02 September 1836.
  3. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Ancestry Tree named Donald E. Burke by User SD2013. Image of gravestone of Patrick Burke at https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/collection/1030/…
  4. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, Probate records and various court documents, 1819-1899 of the Newfoundland Supreme Court. Filmed 1998; Box #135, Film #8194530, DGS #2110750, Image #108; accessed 1/27/2021 at https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSLV-VFBW
  5. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: St. Patrick's Catholic Church register, Burin, Newfoundland, Canada. Film #2169242, DGS #7920336.
  6. [S878] Find a Grave, online www.findagrave.com, accessed 13 December 2020), memorial page for Patrick Burke (unknown–28 Jun 1860), Find a Grave Memorial no. 152002233, citing St. Jacques Roman Catholic Cemetery, Cape la Hune, South Coast Census Division, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada ; Maintained by Find a Grave (contributor 8).
  7. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Parish registers of the Catholic Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland, 1833-1899. Baptisms, Item #3; Film #2169242; DGS #7920336. Baptism of Ellen Burk, 06 August 1838.
  8. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, "A Collection of Newfoundland Wills", accessed online 09 December 2016. Listing for Michael Burke, transcription from Will Book Volume 8, Pages 57 - 59, Probate Year 1906. Will written May 24, 1906 in St. Jacques, Fortune Bay, Newfoundland. Transcription by Judy Benson and Ivy Benoit, last revised 25 November 2002.

Patrick Burke1

Last EditedNov 25, 2020

Family

Alice Maloney
Marriage Principal=Alice Maloney2 
Children
Marriage Principal=Alice Maloney2 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org,

    "Newfoundland Vital Records, 1840-1949," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HY-X9R9-84T : 26 November 2014), > image 289 of 1412; Provincial Archives, St. John's. Listing for baptism of Vincent Patrick Burke, born 3 August 1878.
  2. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Vital Records, 1840-1949," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HY-X9R9-84T : 26 November 2014), > image 289 of 1412; Provincial Archives, St. John's. Listing for baptism of Vincent Patrick Burke, born 3 August 1878.
  3. [S1058] Legacy, online www.legacy.com, Newfoundland, Church Records, 1793-1899. Roman Catholic Archdiocese of St Johns; Newfoundland, Canada. aptism, Marriage, Index; Bay Bulls, Ferryland, Fortune Bay District; 1837-1899. Church record of baptism of Elizabeth Mary Burke, 30 January 1882, St. Jacques, Newfoundland, Canada.
  4. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Newfoundland, Church Records, 1793-1899. Roman Catholic Archdiocese of St Johns; Newfoundland, Canada. aptism, Marriage, Index; Bay Bulls, Ferryland, Fortune Bay District; 1837-1899. Church record of baptism of Norbert Burke, 05 November 1883, St. Jacques, Newfoundland, Canada.

Patrick Burke1

(circa 1819 - 13 February 1884)
Last EditedJan 27, 2021
FatherPatrick Burke b. c 1792, d. 28 Jun 1860
MotherElizabeth Kinsella b. 1790, d. Aug 1874

Family

Julia Penney b. c 1823, d. 20 Mar 1901
Marriage Principal=Julia Penney1 
Children
Birthcirca 1819 2 
Marriage Principal=Julia Penney1 
Death13 February 1884 Newfoundland, Canada; Witness=Julia Penney3,2 
BurialFebruary 1884 St. Jacques Catholic Cemetery, Cape La Hune, Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada; Stone states: Erected by a Veloved Wife and Children in Memory of Patrick Burke, who departed this life, 13th February 1884, aged 64 years..."2,3 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Nova Scotia Marriages, St. Mary's R. C. Basilica, Halifax, Nova Scotia. Marriage of John Joseph Burke and Elizabeth Penny, 09 October 1879.
  2. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Family Tree named "McMahon, Work in Progress" by owner Matthew McMahon posted an image of the side by side grave markers for Julia Penny and Patrick Burke; accessed 11/24/2020 at https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/collection/1030/…
  3. [S878] Find a Grave, online www.findagrave.com, accessed 24 November 2020), memorial page for Patrick Burke (unknown–13 Feb 1884), Find a Grave Memorial no. 152002104, citing St. Jacques Roman Catholic Cemetery, Cape la Hune, South Coast Census Division, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada ; Maintained by Find a Grave (contributor 8).
  4. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: St. Patrick's Catholic Church register, Burin, Newfoundland, Canada. Film #2169242, DGS #7920336.
  5. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Baptisms, St. Bernard's, Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 1860-1868 data base (transcribed by Bill Crant and Phil Jeddore), p. 18. Listing the baptism of Juliana Ellen Burke, 15 August 1867.

Philomena Bridget Burke1,2

ChartsDescendants of John Marshall & Mary Houlihan
(17 August 1868 - 31 August 1906)
Last EditedNov 25, 2020
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Patricia Ann Monogue
FatherDenis Burke1 b. c 1836, d. 27 Dec 1909
MotherMary Marshall1 b. c Feb 1846

Family

John McNamara b. c 1867
Marriage17 October 1892 St. Jacques, Newfoundland, Canada; Marriage Record states: On October 17, 1892, in St. Jacques, John McNamara, bachelor, 25, telegraphist, Catholic, of Victoria Mines, Cape Breton married Philomena Burke, 24, Spinster, Catholic, of St. Jacques. Married by Rev. W. J. Brown, witnesses Dennis Burke and Elizabeth E. Burke.; Principal=John McNamara, Witness=Denis Burke, Witness=Elizabeth Ellen Burke4 
Children
Birth17 August 1868 St. Jacques, Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada; The 1901 Census states that her birthdate was 17 Aug 1969, but I suspect it was in 1968 as that is when she was baptized.1,3 
Baptism20 September 1868 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, St. Bernard's, Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Philomena of Denis Burke and Mary Marshall. Sponsors: Daniel Kinsela and Eliza Burke."1 
Married Name17 October 1892 McNamara4 
Marriage17 October 1892 St. Jacques, Newfoundland, Canada; Marriage Record states: On October 17, 1892, in St. Jacques, John McNamara, bachelor, 25, telegraphist, Catholic, of Victoria Mines, Cape Breton married Philomena Burke, 24, Spinster, Catholic, of St. Jacques. Married by Rev. W. J. Brown, witnesses Dennis Burke and Elizabeth E. Burke.; Principal=John McNamara, Witness=Denis Burke, Witness=Elizabeth Ellen Burke4 
(Witness) Census1901 Sydney, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada; It appears that Isabella and Marion Kelley, first cousins of Philomena Burke McNamara are living with them. Isabella is listed as "Isabella Marshall", born 27 Aug. 1888 in Newfoundland and Marion Kelley is listed with a birthdate of 23 December 1879. I am not sure why Isabella is listed as a Marshall, rather than a Kelley. Her mother was Isabella Marshall who died in 1888.; Principal=John McNamara3 
Death31 August 1906 Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SL-9X93 : 22 May 2014), St. Bernard's > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 19 of 77; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Listing for baptism of Philomena Burke, 20 September 1868.
  2. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Nova Scotia, Canada, Antigonish Catholic Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1823-1905 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2017. Baptism of Philomena Bridget McNamara, 02 April 1900 at Sacred Heart Church, Sydney, Cape Breton, born 24 March 1900, daughter of John McNamara and Philomena Bridget Burke.
  3. [S387] 1901 Canada Census, online www.ancestry.com, Census Place: Sydney (Town/Ville), Cape Breton, Nova Scotia; Page: 12 B; Family No: 91; John & Philomena McNamara and family.
  4. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Vital Records, 1840-1949," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:9398-2WXB-N : 4 June 2015), > image 149 of 516; Provincial Archives, St. John's.      Marriage registers, index to book 1 (B-W), and book 1, 1891-1892; book 2 to book 3 (to p. 291), 1892-1901. Listing for Marriage of Philomena Burke and John McNamara, 17 October 1892.
  5. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Nova Scotia, Canada, Antigonish Catholic Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1823-1905 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2017. Baptism of Margaret Evangeline McNamara, 18 Oct 1901 at Sacred Heart Church, Sydney, Cape Breton, born 13 Oct 1901, daughter of John McNamara and Philomene Burke.
  6. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Illinois, Death and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947 from FHL Film #1754578. Lists death of Frank McNamara, born 17 Feb 1904 in Sydney, Nova Scotia to John and Philomena McNamara. Died 08 July 1935 in Bremen, Illinois, age 31, chemist in Steel, buried at Mt. Mercy, Griffeths, Indiana on 11 July 1935. Residence was 2503 E. 84th, South Chicago, had been in US for 8 years.

Susannah Burke1

(1856 - 25 August 1919)
Last EditedDec 9, 2021
FatherPatrick Burke1 b. c 1819, d. 13 Feb 1884
MotherJulia Penney1 b. c 1823, d. 20 Mar 1901

Family

George Penney
Marriage30 September 1878 St. Jacques, Newfoundland, Canada; Newspaper article states Susannah Burke, is the 2nd daughter of Patrick Burke and married George Penny of Ramea. Married by Rev. McCullah. Church record states George Penny and Susanne Burke were married by me in presence of John Penny and Elizabeth Burke.; Principal=George Penney2 
Children
Birth1856 Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism5 July 1856 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; "Bapt. Susanna of Patk Burke and Juliet Penny. Sp. Patk Burke and Elizabeth Kinsella."; Witness=Elizabeth Kinsella, Witness=Patrick Burke1 
Married Name30 September 1878 Penney2 
Marriage30 September 1878 St. Jacques, Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada; Newspaper article states Susannah Burke, is the 2nd daughter of Patrick Burke and married George Penny of Ramea. Married by Rev. McCullah. Church record states George Penny and Susanne Burke were married by me in presence of John Penny and Elizabeth Burke.; Principal=George Penney2 
Death25 August 1919 Newfoundland, Canada3 
BurialAugust 1919 St. Patrick's Catholic Cemetery, Ramea, Northwest Island, Newfoundland, Canada; Gravestone states - In loving memory of Susannah, Beloved wife of George Penny, who died Aug. 25, 1919, Aged 63 years.3 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: St. Patrick's Catholic Church register, Burin, Newfoundland, Canada. Film #2169242, DGS #7920336.
  2. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Newfoundland, Canada, Index of Birth, Marriage & Death Notices from Newspapers, 1810-1890 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014. Marriage announcement for George Penny and Susannah Burke, 30 September 1878.
  3. [S878] Find a Grave, online www.findagrave.com, memorial page for Susannah Penny (unknown–25 Aug 1919), Find a Grave Memorial no. 155449081, citing Saint Patricks Roman Catholic Cemetery, Ramea, South Coast Census Division, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada ; Maintained by Marvin & Samme Templin (contributor 426307).
  4. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Newfoundland, Canada, Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1850-1949 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2017. Listing the birth registration of Ernest Victor Penney, born 18 October 1895 at Ramea, Newfoundland. Record accessed 09 December 2021 at https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/102747959/…

Theresa Madonna Burke1

Last EditedNov 22, 2015
FatherCornelius O'Regan Burke1 b. 6 Nov 1901, d. 25 Nov 1974
MotherEsther Frances St. Croix1 b. 13 Sep 1912, d. 25 Jan 2008

Family

Edward Sylvain Arsenault b. 22 Nov 1932, d. 22 Dec 1993
Marriage20 July 1953 Principal=Edward Sylvain Arsenault1 
Birth St. Jacques, Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Married Name20 July 1953 Arsenault1 
Marriage20 July 1953 Principal=Edward Sylvain Arsenault1 
(Witness) Death22 December 1993 Antigonish, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada; Principal=Edward Sylvain Arsenault1 

Citations

  1. [S989] E-Mail, John O'Mara to Patricia Balkcom, 2004, November 29, 2004.

Thomas Burke1

Last EditedDec 13, 2020
FatherPatrick Burke1 b. c 1792, d. 28 Jun 1860
MotherElizabeth Kinsella1 b. 1790, d. Aug 1874
Birth Newfoundland, Canada1 
Burial St. Jacques Catholic Cemetery, Cape La Hune, Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Death Died in childhood.1 

Citations

  1. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Ancestry Tree named Donald E. Burke by User SD2013. Image of gravestone of Patrick Burke at https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/collection/1030/…

Vincent Patrick Burke1,2

(3 August 1878 - )
Last EditedDec 11, 2016
FatherPatrick Burke2
MotherAlice Maloney3
Birth3 August 1878 St. Jacques, Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada2 
Baptism1 September 1878 Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada; Baptismal Certificate states: Vincent Patrick Burke, child of Patrick Burke and Alice Maloney, born 3rd August 1879 and baptised 1st Sept. 1878...Catholic Church by Rev. F. McCullen, sponsors John Burke and Susanna Burke."2 
(Witness) Marriage9 October 1901 Newfoundland, Canada; Transcription of Marriage Registration states: October 9, 1901: Louis J. Giovannetti, Medical Doctor, aged 26, of St. Jacques, bachelor married Isabella M. Burke, spinster, 25, of St. Jacques. Married in St. Jacques by W.J. Brown, witnesses Winnifred Burke and Vincent P. Burke. Bride and groom are both Catholic.; Principal=Dr. Louis John Giovannetti, Principal=Isabella Maud Burke1 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, "Transcriptions from Registration Records, Fortne Bay District, Volume 4, Marriages 1901-1905". Original records from LDS film, transcribed by Josephine Gazley (2016). Listing for Marriage of Dr. Louis J. Giovannetti to Isabella M. Burke, 9 October 1901.
  2. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org,

    "Newfoundland Vital Records, 1840-1949," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HY-X9R9-84T : 26 November 2014), > image 289 of 1412; Provincial Archives, St. John's. Listing for baptism of Vincent Patrick Burke, born 3 August 1878.
  3. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Vital Records, 1840-1949," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HY-X9R9-84T : 26 November 2014), > image 289 of 1412; Provincial Archives, St. John's. Listing for baptism of Vincent Patrick Burke, born 3 August 1878.

William Thomas Burke1

(circa 1864 - )
Last EditedJan 27, 2021
MotherPriscilla Penney1 b. s 1825
Birthcirca 1864 Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism25 August 1864 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, St. Jacques, Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada; Transcription states baptism of William Thomas Burke, of Owen Burke and Pricilla Penny; sponsors William Kinsella and Susan Penny. Performed by Rob't Brennam.1 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Baptisms, St. Bernard's, Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 1860-1868 data base (transcribed by Bill Crant and Phil Jeddore), p. 13. Listing the baptism of William Thomas Burke, 25 August 1864.

Winifred Mary Burke1

ChartsDescendants of John Marshall & Mary Houlihan
(22 June 1879 - 9 March 1955)
Last EditedNov 25, 2020
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Patricia Ann Monogue
FatherDenis Burke1 b. c 1836, d. 27 Dec 1909
MotherMary Marshall1 b. c Feb 1846

Family

Maurice Francis Fitzgerald b. 3 Oct 1872, d. 12 Nov 1942
Marriage13 October 1907 St. Jacques, Newfoundland, Canada; Marriage Record states:
October 13, 1907 in St. Jacques, Maurice F. Fitzgerald, 35, bachelor, clerk, Catholic, of Sydney, married Winifred Mary Burke, 28, spinster, Catholic, of St. Jacques. Married by Geo. H. Hawkins, witnesses John T. O'Connell aand Eliz. Ellen Burke.; Principal=Maurice Francis Fitzgerald, Witness=Elizabeth Ellen Burke3 
Children
Birth22 June 1879 St. Jacques, Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
BaptismDecember 1879 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, St. Bernard's, Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada; "St. Jacks (sic) - Winifred Mary of Denis Burk and Mary Marshall St. Jacques. Sponsors: Michael Burke and Bridget Burke. By F. McCullan, born 22 June 1879."; Witness=Michael Burke1 
(Witness) Marriage9 October 1901 Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada; Transcription of Marriage Registration states: October 9, 1901: Louis J. Giovannetti, Medical Doctor, aged 26, of St. Jacques, bachelor married Isabella M. Burke, spinster, 25, of St. Jacques. Married in St. Jacques by W.J. Brown, witnesses Winnifred Burke and Vincent P. Burke. Bride and groom are both Catholic.; Principal=Dr. Louis John Giovannetti, Principal=Isabella Maud Burke2 
Married Name13 October 1907 Fitzgerald3 
Marriage13 October 1907 St. Jacques, Newfoundland, Canada; Marriage Record states:
October 13, 1907 in St. Jacques, Maurice F. Fitzgerald, 35, bachelor, clerk, Catholic, of Sydney, married Winifred Mary Burke, 28, spinster, Catholic, of St. Jacques. Married by Geo. H. Hawkins, witnesses John T. O'Connell aand Eliz. Ellen Burke.; Principal=Maurice Francis Fitzgerald, Witness=Elizabeth Ellen Burke3 
(Witness) Death12 November 1942 Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada; Principal=Maurice Francis Fitzgerald4 
Death9 March 1955 Sydney, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada5 
BurialMarch 1955 Calvary Cemetery, Sydney, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada5 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-G1SL-9FQS : 22 May 2014), St. Bernard's > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 57 of 77; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Listing for baptism of Winifred Mary Burk, December 1879.
  2. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, "Transcriptions from Registration Records, Fortne Bay District, Volume 4, Marriages 1901-1905". Original records from LDS film, transcribed by Josephine Gazley (2016). Listing for Marriage of Dr. Louis J. Giovannetti to Isabella M. Burke, 9 October 1901.
  3. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Vital Records, 1840-1949," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HY-62GS-4DC : 4 June 2015), > image 99 of 168; Provincial Archives, St. John's. Marriage registers, book 5 (from p. 291) to book 7 (to p. 331), 1905-1916. Listing for Marriage of Winifred Mary Burke and Maurice F. Fitzgerald, 13 October 1907.
  4. [S878] Find a Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 30 December 2018), memorial page for Maurice Francis Fitzgerald (3 Oct 1872–12 Nov 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 181512952, citing Calvary Cemetery, Sydney, Cape Breton County, Nova Scotia, Canada ; Maintained by Michael Proctor (contributor 49073234).
  5. [S878] Find a Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 30 December 2018), memorial page for Winifred Mary Fitzgerald (22 Jan 1879–9 Mar 1955), Find A Grave Memorial no. 181513016, citing Calvary Cemetery, Sydney, Cape Breton County, Nova Scotia, Canada ; Maintained by Michael Proctor (contributor 49073234).
  6. [S513] 1911 Canada Census, online www.ancestry.com, Census Place: Cape Breton South, Nova Scotia. Listing for the family of Frank and Winnifred Fitzgerald, 559 Victoria Road, Cape Breton South, Nova Scotia, Canada.
  7. [S957] 1921 Canada Census, online www.ancestry.com, eference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 40; Census Place: Sydney (City), Cape Breton South and Richmond, Nova Scotia; Page Number: 6.

Margaret Burnie

Last EditedDec 5, 2016

Family

John Marshall b. s 1830
Marriage16 February 1855 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=John Marshall1 
Married Name Marshall1 
Marriage16 February 1855 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=John Marshall1 

Citations

  1. [S123] John Marshall & Margaret Burnie, Church Marriage Record, unknown repository, unknown repository address.

(?) Burns1

Last EditedJan 2, 2020

Family

Doris Marie Parrott b. 7 Jul 1927, d. c 1977
Marriage1947 Somerville, Massachusetts, United States; Principal=Doris Marie Parrott1,2 
Marriage1947 Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States; Principal=Doris Marie Parrott1,2 

Citations

  1. [S1058] Legacy, online www.legacy.com, Obituary listing for Marjorie A. (Parrott) Kelley, died June 7, 2004; accessed 1/1/2020 at https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/bostonglobe/obituary.aspx
  2. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Massachusetts, Marriage Index, 1901-1955 and 1966-1970 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013. Listing for Doris Marie Parrott, married 1947 in Somerville, Massachusetts; Volume #150.

Robert J. Burns1

( - 1972)
Last EditedFeb 8, 2022

Family

Marjorie Delia Hudder b. 2 May 1921, d. 12 Feb 2015
Marriage Principal=Marjorie Delia Hudder1 
Birth Massachusetts, United States1 
Marriage Principal=Marjorie Delia Hudder1 
Death1972 Massachusetts, United States1 

Citations

  1. [S1465] Brian Mallard, "Descendants of Patrick Malloy (of Newfoundland)", Ancestral File.

Fredericka Joan Bursey1

(1 November 1921 - 30 April 2014)
Last EditedDec 28, 2020

Family

Francis George Marshall b. 4 Jan 1922, d. 1 Jul 2005
Marriage Principal=Francis George Marshall1 
Birth1 November 1921 St. John's, Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Married Name Marshall1 
Marriage Principal=Francis George Marshall1 
(Witness) Death1 July 2005 St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, St. John's, Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=Francis George Marshall1 
Death30 April 2014 St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada1 
BurialMay 2014 Mount Pleasant Cemetery, St. John's, Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada1 

Citations

  1. [S878] Find a Grave, online www.findagrave.com, accessed 28 December 2020), memorial page for Francis George Marshall (4 Jan 1922–1 Jul 2005), Find a Grave Memorial no. 145200370, citing Mount Pleasant Cemetery, St. John's, Avalon Peninsula Census Division, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada ; Maintained by bluemermaid68 (contributor 47207303).

Ann Bussy1

(say 1820 - )
Last EditedAug 6, 2020

Family

John St. Croix b. s 1820
Marriage15 October 1845 St. Mary's Bay, Newfoundland, Canada; "John St. Croix and Ann Bussy (?), both of ...?. Witnesses Thomas Brown & Ellen Phelan. By Father K. Walsh".; Principal=John St. Croix1 
Note Ann's last name is very difficult to read in the marriage record, this is a guess.1 
Birthsay 1820 1 
Married Name15 October 1845 St. Croix1 
Marriage15 October 1845 Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church, St. Mary's Bay, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "John St. Croix and Ann Bussy (?), both of ...?. Witnesses Thomas Brown & Ellen Phelan. By Father K. Walsh".; Principal=John St. Croix1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, LDS Film #2169242, Item (Marriages). Marriage entry for John St. Croix & Ann Bussy (?), 15 October 1845. Film accessed February, 2016 at Family History Library, Montpelier, Vermont, and transcribed by myself (Patricia Balkcom).

Anastasia Butler1

(15 May 1911 - 30 January 1963)
Last EditedFeb 7, 2022

Family

William Joseph Kielly b. 24 Dec 1906, d. 13 Aug 1972
Marriagecirca 1939 Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=William Joseph Kielly1 
Children
Birth15 May 1911 Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Married Namecirca 1939 Kielly1 
Marriagecirca 1939 Newfoundland, Canada; Principal=William Joseph Kielly1 
Death30 January 1963 Newfoundland, Canada1 

Citations

  1. [S1402] Family and History of St. Mary's Bay, online https://shawnpowerancestry.com, Images from St. Mary's RC Cemetery (Old); displayed here with permision of Shawn Power. Gravestone of William and Anastasia Kielly.
  2. [S1465] Brian Mallard, "Descendants of Patrick Malloy (of Newfoundland)", Ancestral File.

Caroline Butler1

Last EditedJun 2, 2016
(Witness) Marriage30 September 1837 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; The parish record states that John Penny married Priscilla Butler and that the witnesses were Isaac Penny and Caroline Butler.; Principal=Priscilla Butler, Principal=John Penney1 
(Witness) Marriage27 May 1838 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; The parish record states that George Butler married Ann Penny and that the witnesses were Joseph Penny and Caroline Butler.; Principal=Ann Penney, Principal=George Butler2 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 4, Parish Register of the Catholic Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland, Canada, 1833-1899; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for marriage of John Penny, 30 September 1837.
  2. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 4, Parish Register of the Catholic Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland, Canada, 1833-1899; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for marriage of George Butler, 27 May 1838.

Dermot Butler1

(1915 - 18 January 1978)
Last EditedJan 22, 2022

Family

Sarah Ann Kielly b. 1911, d. 1997
Marriage Principal=Sarah Ann Kielly1 
Birth1915 1 
Marriage Principal=Sarah Ann Kielly1 
Death18 January 1978 St. Mary's Bay, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 

Citations

  1. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Family Tree entitled "Kielly St Croix Family Tree" by owner "corrinastcroix". Accessed 19 January 2022 at https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/61975476/…

Ellen Butler1

(say 1820 - )
Last EditedJun 2, 2016
Birthsay 1820 1 
(Witness) Marriage8 November 1840 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; The parish record states that James Commerford married Mary Butler and that the witnesses were Patt Donnoly (?) and Ellen Butler.; Principal=Mary Butler, Principal=James Commerford1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 4, Parish Register of the Catholic Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland, Canada, 1833-1899; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for marriage of James Commerford, 08 November 1840.

Frances Butler

(circa 1921 - circa 2003)
Last EditedOct 15, 2015

Family

Vincent St. Croix b. 5 May 1914, d. 27 Oct 1970
Marriage Canada; Principal=Vincent St. Croix2 
Children
Birthcirca 1921 1 
Married Name St. Croix 
Marriage Canada; Principal=Vincent St. Croix2 
(Resident) Census1945 Dwelling #183, Gulch, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Listed in the Gulch, St. Mary's District Census as " Joseph St. Croix", head of Dwelling #183, male, married, 77. Other St. Croix families are living there also. Living with him:
Mary A., wife, 69.
Ellen, dau., single, 33.
Vincent, son, married, 30.
Frances, daughter-in-law, married, 24.
Fintan, grandson, 1.
Thomas, son, single, 42.
Gerard, grandson 7.
Hugh, grandson, 6.; Principal=Joseph Bernard St. Croix1 
(Witness) BurialJanuary 1954 Old St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, St. Mary's Bay, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; On the same headstone as her father, Vincent, and brother, John.; Principal=Madonna St. Croix3 
(Witness) Death4 August 1958 Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; Died as an infant.; Principal=John St. Croix4 
(Witness) Death27 October 1970 Old Sanatorium, the former TB Hospital, St. Mary's Bay, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Died of cancer just 5 weeks after it was detected. This is the date listed on the gravestone.; Principal=Vincent St. Croix3 
Deathcirca 2003 One source states she died in St. John's on December 11, 2003. 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of the 1945 Newfoundland Census online (transcribed by Frank Fitzpatrick and Don Tate, 2002). Census for Placentia & St. Mary's District, Gulch.
  2. [S58] Letter, Brendan St. Croix to Patricia Balkcom, Oct. 20, 1995.
  3. [S1402] Family and History of St. Mary's Bay, online https://shawnpowerancestry.com, Images from St. Mary's RC Cemetery (Old); displayed here with permision of Shawn Power.
  4. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of Cemetery stones at Old St. Mary's Cemetery, St. Mary's Bay, St. Mary's District.

George Butler1

(say 1815 - )
Last EditedJan 20, 2021

Family

Ann Penney b. s 1815
Marriage27 May 1838 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; The parish record states that George Butler married Ann Penny and that the witnesses were Joseph Penny and Caroline Butler.; Principal=Ann Penney, Witness=Caroline Butler, Witness=Joseph Penney1 
Child
Birthsay 1815 1 
Marriage27 May 1838 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; The parish record states that George Butler married Ann Penny and that the witnesses were Joseph Penny and Caroline Butler.; Principal=Ann Penney, Witness=Caroline Butler, Witness=Joseph Penney1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 4, Parish Register of the Catholic Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland, Canada, 1833-1899; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for marriage of George Butler, 27 May 1838.
  2. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Items 1 -3, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Baptisms, 1833-99. Listing for Baptism of George Butler, 07 May 1843.

George Butler1

(1843 - )
Last EditedJan 20, 2021
FatherGeorge Butler1 b. s 1815
MotherAnn Penney1 b. s 1815
Birth1843 Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism7 May 1843 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; "Baptized - George of George Butler and Susanna Penny. Sponsors George Penny and Marianne Marshall."; Witness=Marian Penney1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Items 1 -3, Parish Register of Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Burin, Newfoundland, Baptisms, 1833-99. Listing for Baptism of George Butler, 07 May 1843.

Helen Butler1

(say 1935 - )
Last EditedOct 22, 2020

Family

Donald St. Croix b. 24 Jul 1933, d. 31 Jan 2013
Marriage Principal=Donald St. Croix1 
Child
Birthsay 1935 1 
Married Name St. Croix1 
Marriage Principal=Donald St. Croix1 
(Witness) Death9 April 1993 Principal=Kenneth J. St. Croix2 

Citations

  1. [S407] E-Mail, Alex White regarding St. Croix Genealogy to Patricia Balkcom, 2015, Email of 1/26/2016.
  2. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of "St. Mary's New Graveyard Headstone Data, updated Oct. 31, 2003", contributed by Mike Power.
  3. [S985] In Memoriam, online www.inmemoriam.ca, Obituary for Donald St. Croix, accessed 10/20/2020 at http://www.inmemoriam.ca/…

John Butler1

Last EditedJun 12, 2016

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 3, Parish Register of the Catholic Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland, Canada, 1833-1899; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for baptism of William Butler, 25 August 1850.

Joseph Butler1

Last EditedJan 12, 2022

Family

Isabel (?)
Marriage Principal=Isabel (?)1 
Child
Marriage Principal=Isabel (?)1 

Citations

  1. [S1458] Gibbons Funeral Home, March 20,2007, Accessed online January 12, 2022 at https://www.gibbonsfuneral.ca/obituary/…

Mary Butler1,2,3

(1904 - 1997)
Last EditedOct 22, 2020

Family

Laurence St. Croix b. 18 Jun 1898, d. 5 Jun 1951
Marriage6 January 1931 Principal=Laurence St. Croix2,6 
Child
Birth1904 Her gravestone states she was born in 1904.2,4,5 
Marriage6 January 1931 Principal=Laurence St. Croix2,6 
Married Namecirca 1932 St. Croix2 
(Resident) Census1935 Gulch, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Lar St. Croix, head of Dwelling #144, male, married, aged 37, Value $600, 9 rooms, fisherman, income $20. He is living beside several other St. Croix families (James, Frank, James, William and Breen, White and Mooney families). Living with him:
Mary, wife, 29.
Nicholas, son, 2.
James, son, 1.
Alphonsus, brother, 23, single, fisherman.; Principal=Laurence St. Croix2 
(Resident) Census1945 Dwelling #189, Gulch, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Listed in the Gulch, St. Mary's District Census as " Lawrence St. Croix", head of Dwelling #189, husband, 47. Other St. Croix & White families are living there also. Living with him:
Mary, wife, 40.
Nicholas, child, 13.
James, child, 11.
Elizabeth, child, 8.; Principal=Laurence St. Croix7 
(Witness) BurialJune 1951 Old St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, St. Mary's Bay, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Buried with his wife, Mary.; Principal=Laurence St. Croix4,5
Burial1997 St. Mary's Bay, Newfoundland, Canada; Gravestone states: Mary St. Croix, 1904 - 1997. She is buried with her husband, Lawrence.4
Death1997 8 

Citations

  1. Mary's surname was given to me by another researcher, I do not have documentation for it.
  2. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of the 1935 Newfoundland Census online (transcribed by Patricia Jackson, 2001 and Don Tate, 2003).
  3. [S435] E-mail Message. From Michael Power to Patricia Balkcom, December, 2015.
  4. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of Cemetery stones at Old St. Mary's Cemetery, St. Mary's Bay, St. Mary's District.
  5. [S1402] Family and History of St. Mary's Bay, online https://shawnpowerancestry.com, Images from St. Mary's RC Cemetery (Old); displayed here with permision of Shawn Power.
  6. [S407] E-Mail, Alex White regarding St. Croix Genealogy to Patricia Balkcom, 2015, Email of 1/26/2016.
  7. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of the 1945 Newfoundland Census online (transcribed by Frank Fitzpatrick and Don Tate, 2002). Census for Placentia & St. Mary's District, Gulch.
  8. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of the 1921 Newfoundland Census online (transcribed by Michael E. Power, Boutliers Point, Nova Scotia, 1998).

Mary Butler1

(say 1810 - )
Last EditedJan 16, 2016

Family

Patrick Rowe b. s 1810
Marriagesay 1835 Principal=Patrick Rowe1 
Child
Birthsay 1810 Ireland1 
Marriagesay 1835 Principal=Patrick Rowe1 
Married Namesay 1835 Rowe1 

Citations

  1. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, "Massachusetts, Marriage Records, 1840-1915 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA, 2013., Ancestry Image #778of 984, entry for Marriage of William St. Croix and Roseanne Rowe, October 18, 1864; accessed October 31, 2015.

Mary Butler1

(say 1820 - )
Last EditedJun 2, 2016

Family

James Commerford b. s 1820
Marriage8 November 1840 Burin, Newfoundland, Canada; The parish record states that James Commerford married Mary Butler and that the witnesses were Patt Donnoly (?) and Ellen Butler.; Principal=James Commerford, Witness=Ellen Butler1 
Birthsay 1820 1 
Married Name8 November 1840 Commerford1 
Marriage8 November 1840 St. Patrick Catholic Church, Burin, Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; The parish record states that James Commerford married Mary Butler and that the witnesses were Patt Donnoly (?) and Ellen Butler.; Principal=James Commerford, Witness=Ellen Butler1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 4, Parish Register of the Catholic Saint Patrick's Parish, Burin, Newfoundland, Canada, 1833-1899; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for marriage of James Commerford, 08 November 1840.

Mary Ellen Butler1

(11 April 1943 - 20 March 2007)
Last EditedJan 12, 2022
FatherJoseph Butler2
MotherIsabel (?)2

Family

Bernard Edward St. Croix b. 2 Jun 1946, d. 15 Dec 2019
Marriage Principal=Bernard Edward St. Croix1 
Child
Birth11 April 1943 1,2 
Married Name St. Croix1 
Marriage Principal=Bernard Edward St. Croix1 
Death20 March 2007 Health Sciences Centre, St. John's, Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; Witness=Bernard Edward St. Croix1 
Obituary21 March 2007 The Telegram, St. John's, Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; ST. CROIX- Mary Ellen (nee Butler)
April 11, 1943 - March 20, 2007
Passed peacefully away, after a courageous battle with cancer, at the Health Sciences Center, on March 20, 2007, Mary Ellen St. Croix, of St. Mary’s, aged 63 years. Predeceased by parents Joseph and Isabell Butler, father-in-law Clifford St. Croix and brother-in-law Ed St. Croix. Leaving to mourn her loving husband Bernard St. Croix; daughters: Rhonda Bursey (Tom) and Lisa George (Glen); son Bernard St. Croix (Phyllis); sisters: Teresa Butler (Wayne Colson) and Betty Chamberlain (Don); brother William Butler (Doreen); grandchildren: Rylee, Devin, Mark and Ryan; mother-in-law Alice St. Croix; brothers-in-law: Dan (Josephine), Brendan (Daphne), Darrell (Valerie), Keith (Mavis); sisters-in-law: Jean (John), Irene (Arno), Marilyn (Tommy), Karen (Bert), Anna (Gerard), Elaine (Gerard); as well as many nieces, nephews and many other relatives and friends too numerous to name. Special thanks to the nurses and doctors at St. Clares 6 West, Health Sciences - 4 South B and to beloved sister Teresa for the care and compassion you have shown in the last five weeks. Resting at Gibbons Funeral Home, St. Mary's on Thursday, March 22, 2007 from 2-4 pm (FAMILY ONLY) and 7-9 pm and Friday, March 23, 2007, from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm. Visitation on Saturday, March 24, 2007, beginning at 11:00 am and Mass of Christian Burial to take place at Our Lady of Assumption Church, St. Mary’s at 2:00 pm. Burial to follow at St. Mary’s. To express condolences online visit our website at www.gibbonsfuneral.ca
“Taught so much by your strength”1,2 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of The Telegram Obituaries, March, 2007 (St. John's, Nfld. newspaper). Obituary of Mary Ellen St. Croix.
  2. [S1458] Gibbons Funeral Home, March 20,2007, Accessed online January 12, 2022 at https://www.gibbonsfuneral.ca/obituary/…
  3. [S985] In Memoriam, online www.inmemoriam.ca, Transcription of The Telegram Obituaries, August 2011 (St. John's, Nfld. newspaper). Obituary of Bernard Joseph St. Croix.