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

Reavouler
Drinagh
Co. Cork
Ireland

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of Timothy Burke
and Mary Hayes

 

Tim Burke is listed on the Burke page.

Mary Hayes was a daughter of Mr and Mrs Hayes

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

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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:
 
 

Let us look at popular First Names used by the 14,251 Burkes in Ireland in 1911:

 

Surname : Burke Year: 1911
Total Burke surname 14,251  
First Name Occurrences % of total
Mary 1,705 12.0%
John 1,234 8.7%
Patrick 983 6.9%
Thomas 761 5.3%
Michael 741 5.2%
Bridget 690 4.8%
James 654 4.6%
Margaret 513 3.6%
William 472 3.3%
Ellen 397 2.8%
Anne 294 2.1%
Catherine 281 2.0%
Kate 270 1.9%
Annie 236 1.7%
Joseph 226 1.6%
Julia 147 1.0%
Daniel 102 0.7%
Johanna 66 0.5%
Denis 64 0.4%
Hannah 63 0.4%
Timothy 51 0.4%
Jeremiah 30 0.2%
  Total 70.0%

 

So the above list represents 70.0% of ALL first names used by Burke

Interesting that just 10.6% of the Burke surname lived in County Cork

 

Let us look at popular First Names used by the 9,773 Hayes in Ireland in 1911:

 

Surname : Hayes Year: 1911
Total Hayes surname 9,773  
First Name Occurrences % of total
Mary 1,118 11.4%
John 891 9.1%
Patrick 514 5.3%
Michael 463 4.7%
James 455 4.7%
Margaret 392 4.0%
Thomas 373 3.8%
William 324 3.3%
Bridget 317 3.2%
Ellen 288 2.9%
Catherine 202 2.1%
Annie 198 2.0%
Anne 170 1.7%
Kate 160 1.6%
Denis 152 1.6%
Joseph 146 1.5%
Daniel 138 1.4%
Johanna 113 1.2%
Timothy 107 1.1%
Julia 102 1.0%
Hannah 92 0.9%
Jeremiah 73 0.7%
  Total 69.5%

 

So the above list represents 69.5% of ALL first names used by Hayes

Interesting too is that 25.3% of the Hayes surname lived in County Cork

 

 

May they Rest in Peace



St. Mary's Church, Leap


 

 
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