Henrietta "Nettie" M. Burke (Flinn) (1878 - 1972)

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Birthplace: DeKalb, DeKalb, Illinois, United States
Death: Died in Kensington, Montgomery, MD, USA
Occupation: Music teacher
Managed by: Patrick Spain
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About Henrietta "Nettie" M. Burke (Flinn)

Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925 about Nettie M Flinn Name: Nettie M Flinn Birth Year: abt 1879 Birth Place: Illinois Gender: Female Marital Status: Single Census Date: 1885 Residence County: Calhoun Locality: Calhoun Roll: IA1885_157 Line: 28 Family Number: 81 Neighbors: View others on page Household Members: Name Age William H Flinn 35 Cordelia Flinn 28 Nettie M Flinn 6 Clara A Flinn 8 James P Bales 23

Iowa State Census, 1895 about Nettie Flinn Name: Nettie Flinn Age: 16 Race: White Birthplace: Calhoun IA Residence: Calhoun, Calhoun

1900 United States Federal Census about Nettie M Flinn Name: Nettie M Flinn Home in 1900: Lake, Calhoun, Iowa [Lake City, Calhoun, Iowa] Age: 21 Birth Date: Sep 1878 Birthplace: Illinois Race: White Gender: Female Relationship to head-of-house: Daughter Father's name: William H Flinn Father's Birthplace: Massachusetts Mother's name: Cordelia Flinn Mother's Birthplace: Iowa Marital Status: Single Occupation: View on Image Neighbors: View others on page Household Members: Name Age William H Flinn 50 Cordelia Flinn 41 Nettie M Flinn 21 Clara A Flinn 15 William C Penrose 23

1910 United States Federal Census about Nettie Flinn Name: Nettie Flinn Age in 1910: 31 Estimated birth year: 1879 Birthplace: Illinois Relation to Head of House: Boarder Father's Birth Place: Massachusetts Mother's Birth Place: Iowa Home in 1910: Fayette Ward 2, Howard, Missouri Marital Status: Single Race: White Gender: Female Neighbors: View others on page Household Members: Name Age Henry E Stont 36 Genelle Stont 33 Sidney E Stont 6 Henry L Stont 1 6/12 [1] Nettie Flinn 31 Mary Lawton 31 Elizabeth Hassenpflug 29

According to her obituary (attached) she met Edward while they were both teaching at the Chadron Academy in Chadron, NE

1920 United States Federal Census

about Nettie F Burke

Name: Nettie F Burke

Home in 1920: Omaha Ward 1, Douglas, Nebraska

Age: 41

Estimated birth year: abt 1879

Birthplace: Illinois

Relation to Head of House: Wife

Spouse's name: Edward R Burke

Father's Birth Place: Massachusetts

Mother's Birth Place: Iowa

Marital Status: Married

Race: White

Sex: Female

Able to read: Yes

Able to Write: Yes

Neighbors: View others on page

Household Members:

Name Age

Edward R Burke 39

Nettie F Burke 41

Beatrice Burke 7

Barbara Burke 5

Name: Nettie F Burke Event: Census Event Date: 1930 Event Place: Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska Gender: Female Age: 51 Marital Status: Married Race: White Birthplace: Illinois Estimated Birth Year: 1879 Immigration Year: Relationship to Head of Household: Wife Father's Birthplace: Massachusetts Mother's Birthplace: Iowa Enumeration District Number: 0002 Family Number: 50 Sheet Number and Letter: 5A Line Number: 46 NARA Publication: T626, roll 1272 Film Number: 2341007 Digital Folder Number: 4610704 Image Number: 00634

	Household	Gender	Age

Spouse Edward R Burke M 49

 	Nettie F Burke 	F 	51

Child Beatrice Burke F 17 Child Barbara Burke F 15 William A Flynn M 80 Cora R Flynn F 77

Birthdate and birthplace are in this record:

http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/print_u.aspx?dbid=7488&iid=NYT715_6226-0794

New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957

about Barbara Burke

Name: Barbara Burke

Arrival Date: 29 Sep 1938

Birth Year: abt 1916

Birth Location: Nebraska

Birth Location Other: Omaha

Age: 22

Gender: Female

Port of Departure: Southampton, England and Cobh, Ireland

Port of Arrival: New York, New York

Port Arrival State: New York

Port Arrival Country: United States

Ship Name: Manhattan

Search Ship Database: Search the Manhattan in the 'Passenger Ships and Images' database

Here is Aunt Nettie's recipe for Nut Brown Bread http://www.archive.org/stream/goodluckcookbook00deka/goodluckcookbook00deka_djvu.txt [her mother also has a recipe in this cook book]

Good Luck Cook Book

THIRD EDITION

COPYRIGHT APPLIED FOR [no date]

Edited by the Week End Club of

St. Paul's Episcopal Church

DeKalb, Illinois

NUT BROWN BREAD— Nettie M. Flinn.

2 cups molasses. 1 cup raisins.

4 cups sour milk. 4 cups white flour.

4 teaspoons soda. 4 cups graham flour.

2 teaspoons salt. 4 tablespoons sugar.

1 cup nuts.

NUT BROWN DATE BREAD— Mrs. E. S. Davidson, Mrs. Fred L. Charles.

3 cups sour milk. 1 cup cnopped nuts.

2 teaspoons soda. 1 cup chopped dates. 1-2 cup light brown sugar. 1 1-2 cups white flour. Salt. 3 cups graham flour. 1-2 cup molasses. 2 eggs.

Bake 50 minutes.

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Henrietta "Nettie" Burke's Timeline

1878
September 24, 1878
DeKalb, DeKalb, Illinois, United States
1900
1900
- present
Age 21
1911
December 28, 1911
Age 33
DeKalb, DeKalb, IL, USA
1914
December 25, 1914
Age 36
Omaha, NE, USA
1972
April 11, 1972
Age 93
Kensington, Montgomery, MD, USA