Timothy Burke (Bourke)
Death Date : Not Available
Mary Hayes (Hays)
Death Date : 25 Nov 1912

Co. Cork

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of Timothy Burke
and Mary Hayes


Timothy Burke is listed on the Burke page.
Julia Burke, John Burke, Timothy Burke and Michael Burke were children of Timy Burke.

The Tithe Applotment Books for Carrigbaun were recorded in 1829. In the Book we see Timy Burke & Dempsey as tenants of 46 acres.

Timothy Burke and Mary Hayes were probably born between about 1815 and 1824 but the records do not exist for that era. They grew up in difficult times in Ireland and indeed lived through difficult times with the Great Famine of 1847 - 1848. 

Mary Hayes was a daughter of Peter Hayes and Bridget Collins

Tim Burk and Mary Hays married in Leap on 23 February 1841. Witnesses: Peter Hays, Tim Burke.  (Note:  Spellings are variable in the Kilmacabea records !)


Marriage record of Tim Burk to Mary Hays is the last entry in the above copy of the Marriage Register


Timothy and Mary had children baptised in Kilmacabea on dates shown:-

Mary, baptised on 22nd Aug 1848  (sponsors: Batt Hurley & Margaret Burke)

Margaret, baptised on 2 Oct 1850  (sponsors: Patt Maguire & Bridget Hays)

Ellen, baptised on 12th Dec 1851  (sponsors: John Burke, Bridget Collins)

Margaret, baptised on 1 Oct 1854  (sponsors: Timothy Hease, Kate Hease)

Kate, baptised on 9th Feb 1858  (sponsors: Peter Hayes & Mary Maguire)

Honora, baptised on 4th May 1862  (sponsors: Michael Brien, Ellen Bourke)

Dan, baptised on 4 Sept 1865  (sponsors: John Brien, Bridget Brien)

Michael, baptised on 15 Sept 1869  (sponsors: Timothy Burke, Mary Maguire)


Details from Griffith's Valuation register

Timothy Burke was a tenant of Sir Richard L. Connors

Timothy has Plot 13 in Reavouler

It is described as a House, Offices and Land of 34 acs 3 rds 5 pchs

Net Annual Value:  Land £7  15s  0d and House £1  5s  0d


Mary Burke (nee Hayes) died of "senile decay", aged 84 years, on 25 Nov 1912 at Minanes, Drinagh.  Present at her death and Informant of her death to the Registrar was her grandson, Eugene Maguire. He was the son of her eldest daughter, Mary.


Census 1911:



May they Rest in Peace

St. Mary's Church, Leap


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