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Bridgett Bessie Burke

Female 1874 - 1949  (75 years)


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  • Name Bridgett Bessie Burke 
    Born 20 Oct 1874  Newport, Mayo, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 15 Nov 1949  Butte Co, CA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I64  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 8 Apr 2017 

    Father James Burke 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ann Jones 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F310  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thomas Orr,   b. 04 Feb 1870, Plains, Airdrie, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Feb 1930, Orland, Glen Co., California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 03 Apr 1906  Silver Bow, MT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Robert Thomas Orr,   b. 02 Sep 1909, Belt, Cascade Co., Montana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Feb 2000, Sacramento Co, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)  [natural]
     2. Gordon Samuel Orr,   b. 21 Apr 1911, Montana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1996, Butte Co, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [natural]
     3. Dorothy Orr,   b. 22 Mar 1913, Montana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Jul 1999, Glenn Co, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)  [natural]
     4. William Orr,   b. 1907, Belt, Cascade Co., Montana Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 8 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F31  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Oct 1874 - Newport, Mayo, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Nov 1949 - Butte Co, CA Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Bridgett Bessie Burke 1874-1949
    Bridgett Bessie Burke 1874-1949
    Bessie Burke Orr died on Nov 15, 1949 in Chico, Butte County, California, and is buried in Plot 5120 (next to her husband Thomas) of the Orland Masonic Cemetery, Glenn County, California.

  • Notes 
    • Buried in Orland Masonic Cemetery, Orland, Glen CO, CA

      Bessie Burke was Catholic. The family story is that Thomas and Bessie moved from Montana to California because there was family tension (from Thomas’ family) because Bessie was Catholic and Thomas Protestant.

      On her marriage record, Bessie said she was born at West Port, Ireland.