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  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
Estimated birth year: abt 1879
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
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Neighbors: View others on page
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:
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
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
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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
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Edited by the Week End Club of
St. Paul's Episcopal Church
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.
Henrietta "Nettie" Burke's Timeline
September 24, 1878
DeKalb, DeKalb, Illinois, United States
December 28, 1911
DeKalb, DeKalb, IL, USA
December 25, 1914
Omaha, NE, USA
April 11, 1972
Kensington, Montgomery, MD, USA