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Oliver Smith Burke
and Evaline Justine Vanover

Oliver Smith Burke b Apr 1864 Pike Co KY d 1916; s/o William M Burke and Lucretia Lucy Hall. Oliver Smith Burke m. 12 Dec 1883 Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY to Evaline Justine Vanover (aka Evaline Bryant) b 15 Oct 1865 Pike Co KY d 28 Dec 1957 Pikeville, Pike Co KY; d/o Henry Vanover and Hulda Ann Bryant. Children of Oliver Smith Burke and Evaline Justine Vanover;

1. Dora Bell Burke b Mar 1886 Pikeville, Pike Co KY

2. Roxie Kentucky Burke b abt 1887 Pike Co KY d 4 May 1917 of ovarian abscess and abdominal abscess abdomen perforated at umbilical; buried Pikeville Cemetery, Pikeville KY; m. 28 Jan 1903 Pike Co KY to Frank Purvis. Children of Frank Purvis and Kentucky Burke; i. Earnest Walker Purvis b 18 Oct 1904 KY d 19 Jan 1959 burned in a fire in Browning Motel, Robinson Creek, Pike Co KY; cause of death asphyxia, body consumed in fire; accidental death; buried Anderson Cemetery, N Mayo Trail, Pikeville Pike Co KY. Occupation, Railway Engineer; ii. Urit Eurett Purvis b 8 Jun 1908 d 12 Dec 1965 carcinoma of cerebellum; buried Anderson Cemetery, N Mayo Trail, PIkeville, KY; never married; military service US Army WWII; occupation, Supt of Water Plant City of Pikeville KY. iii. Eugene Walker b abt 1910 KY iv. Frank Purvis Jr.

3. Nelson Burke b 13 Aug 1891 Pikeville, Pike Co KY d 5 Sept 1947 Pikeville, Pike Co KY; cirrhosis of liver due to prob alcohol; age 56 years 0 months 22 days; buried Pikeville, Pike Co KY; m. (divorced) Myrta Sparks b abt 1893. Nelson Burke occupation listed as Brick-layer. Nelson Burke m. Eliza Unknown b abt 1892 KY. Child of Nelson Burke and Eliza Unknown; i. Andrew Burke (adopted) b abt 1919 KY.

4. Ollie Ellen Burke b 11 Jul 1891 Pike Co KY d May 1986 Morehead, Rowan Co KY; m. 23 Nov 1916 to Harry Fountain Cobb b 29 Apr 1873 Central City, Muhlenberg, KY d 9 Apr 1951 Pikeville, Pike Co KY; s/o Merida Cobb and Buenavista Simpson. Ollie Ellen Burke m. 12 Sept 1912 Pikeville, Pike Co KY to Frank Blankenship b 1881. Children of Henry Blankenship and Ollie Ellen Burk; Hazel Blankenship b 5 Jul 1911 Pikeville, Pike Co KY d 25 Nov 1998. ii. Henry Luther Cobb b 21 Sept 1914 Pikeville, Pike Co KY d 8 Feb 1939 Mount Gay, Logan VA

5. William Willie Burke b Nov 1895 KY

6. Alex Stafford Burke b 4 Oct 1899 Pikeville, Pike Co KY d 24 May 1921 Pikeville, Pike Co KY

7. Scotland Burke b abt 1902 KY

8. Nona Burke b abt 1907 KY


1900 Pikeville, Pike Co KY Census ED 79
230 239 Burke Smith Head W M Apr 1864 36 M 16 KY KY KY Farmer
230 239 Burke Evaline Wife W F Oct 1865 34 M 16 7 6 KY KY KY House wife
230 239 Burke Dora Daughter W F Mar 1886 14 S KY KY KY
230 239 Burke Roxie Daughter W F May 1888 12 S KY KY KY
230 239 Burke Nelson Son W M Aug 1889 11 S KY KY KY
230 239 Burke Ollie Daughter W F June 1891 8 S KY KY KY
230 239 Burke William Son W M Nov 1895 4 S KY KY KY
230 239 Burke Alex Son W M Oct 1898 1 S KY KY KY


1910 Pikeville, Pike Co KY Census ED 162
111 116 Burke Smith Head M W 47 M1 26 KY KY KY Carpenter House
111 116 Burke Emma Wife F W 44 M1 26 9 8 KY KY KY
111 116 Burke Bell Daughter F W 24 M1 4 0 0 KY KY KY
111 116 Burke Kentucky Daughter F W 23 Divorced 7 4 3 KY KY KY
111 116 Burke Nelson Son M W 19 S KY KY KY Laborer Odd jobs
111 116 Burke Ollie Daughter F W 15 S KY KY KY
111 116 Burke Willie Son M W 13 S KY KY KY
111 116 Burke Stafford Son M W 12 S KY KY KY
111 116 Burke Scotland Son M W 8 S KY KY KY
111 116 Burke Nona Daughter F W 3 S KY KY KY
111 116 Walker Earnest Grandson M W 4 S KY KY KY
111 116 Walker Urit Grand Son M W 2 S KY KY KY
111 116 Walker Eugene Grand Son M W 10/12 S KY KY KY


1930 Pikeville, Pike Co KY Census ED 1
98 132 Burke Nelson Head M W 39 M 22 KY KY KY Masonery Odd jobs
98 132 Burke Eliza Wife 38 M 21 KY KY KY
98 132 Burke Andrew Adopted Son M W 11 S KY KY KY


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