John BURKE Pleasant Joseph BURKE William N BURKE Martha BURKE Francis Marion BURKE Nancy BURKE Sarah BURKE Mary E BURKE John M BURKE Green W BURKE Rufus Asberry WEST Julia Elizabeth WEST Lillie May WEST Rufus Tillmon WEST William Berry WEST Jesse B WEST Belle Tennessee WEST Opal Annie WEST Julia BURKE Allen R BURKE Julia Elizabeth LLOYD Mini tree diagram

Susan A BURKE3,4,5,1,6,7,8,2,9

8th Jul 18563,4,5,1,6,7,8,2 - 19th Nov 19254,1,2

Life History

8th Jul 1856

Born in Newport, Cocke, Tennessee.3,4,5,1,6,7,8,2

about 1878

Married Rufus Asberry WEST.5

between 1880 and 1920

Resident in Prairie Township, Arkansas, Arkansas.4

7th Jul 1880

Birth of daughter Julia Elizabeth WEST in Arkansas.4,7,10,11,12,13,14

19th Mar 1885

Birth of daughter Lillie May WEST in Arkansas.4,7,12,2

7th Nov 1887

Birth of son Rufus Tillmon WEST in Arkansas.15,16,7,4,17,18,2

2nd Jan 1890

Birth of son William Berry WEST in Arkansas.7,17,5,19,3,20,4,21

9th Feb 1892

Birth of son Jesse B WEST in St Charles, Arkansas, Arkansas.7,22,4,5,17,23,24,25,26

2nd Jan 1895

Birth of daughter Belle Tennessee WEST in Ethel, Arkansas, Arkansas.3,7,5,4,27,2,12,12,28

7th Mar 1897

Birth of daughter Opal Annie WEST in Arkansas.29,17

10th Feb 1923

Death of daughter Lillie May WEST in Arkansas County, Arkansas.2

19th Nov 1925

Died in Arkansas County, Arkansas.4,1,2

after 19th Nov 1925

Buried in Chute Cemetery, St Charles, Arkansas County, Arkansas.1,2


  • 1860 Federal Census, Cocke County, Tennessee, 24 July, P O Taylersburg, District 8, page 146, Hse/Fam #1061
    John Burk [sic] 46 M NO Occup Stated $2000 Real Estate $975 Personal born SC
    Elizabeth Burk 42 F born TN
    Susanah Burk 4 F born TN

    1870 Federal Census, Cocke County, Tennessee, 24 August, Judicial District 8, PO Newport, page 11 (scan 443), Hse/Fam #80
    Burk [sic], John 56 M W Farmer $1500 Real Estate $200 Personal  b Tenn
    Burk, Elizabeth 52 F W Keeping House born Tenn
    Burk, Susan 14 F W born Tenn

    1920 Federal Census, Arkansas County, Arkansas, 5 February, Prairie Township, District 15, page 5B, Hse/Fam #99
    West, Asberry  Head M W 71 SC SC TN Farmer [born abt 1859]
    West, Susan Wife F W 64 TN TN TN [born abt 1846]
    West, Berry Son M W 29  Single AR SC TN Farmer [born abt 1901]
    West, Tennie Daughter M W 22  Single AR SC TN Farmer [born abt 1908]

    R. Asberry West
    Born 6 Mar 1849 in North Carolina
    Died 29 Aug 1928
    Residence 1880-1928 Prairie, Arkansas, Arkansas
    Spouse Susan A Burkes 1856-1925
    Julia E West b 1881
    Lillie M. West b 1885
    Rufus H. West b 1888
    William Beny West b 1891
    Jesse B. West 1892-1973
    Opal Annie West 1897-1977
    Belle Tennessee West  b 1898
    --  Ancestry Trees, Mafitt Genealogy,

    Susan was buried inteh White River Chute Cemetery, with many membrs of the Burke family.

    Susan Burke West
    Birth Jul. 8, 1856 Newport, Cocke County, Tennessee
    Death Nov. 19, 1925 Arkansas County, Arkansas
    John Burke (1813 - 1894)
    Julia Elizabeth Lloyd Burke (1819 - 1888)
    Spouse Rufus Asberry West (1849 - 1928)

    Pleasant Joseph Burke (1837 - 1885)
    William Newton Burke (1839 - 1906)
    Francis Marion Burke (1843 - 1905)
    Green W Burke (1856 - 1900)

    Burial Chute Cemetery, De Witt, Arkansas County, Arkansas
    [Chute Cemertery is actually 4 miles from St Charles, araknsas, and about 15 from DeWitt.]

    Created by Ed Burke Apr 23, 2011
    --  Find A Grave Memorial #688219,


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