James Bernard SILKE

Male 1843 - 1918  (~ 75 years)


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  • Name James Bernard SILKE  [1, 2
    Born Oct 1843  IRELAND Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Military Note 04 Jul 1863  Ithaca, Tompkins, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • In July of 1863 James Silke registered for the Civil War draft, his age is given as 20; occupation, miller; marital status, single; and birthplace, IRELAND.
    Cen-Head 04 Jul 1870  Ithaca, Tompkins, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 1870 census shows James Silk, 30, miller, b. IRELAND; Mary, 30, b. IRELAND; children b. NY: Cornelius, 4; Louise, 6/12 (Nov.).
    1870 Census
    1870 Census
    James & Mary (Wasson) Silke
    Cen-Head 05 Jun 1880  Spencer Village, Tioga, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 1880 census shows James Silke, 36, miller, b. IRELAND, parents b. IRELAND; Mary, 37, b. IRELAND, parents b. IRELAND; children b. NY: Cornelius, 14; Alice, 12; Louise, 10; James, 7.
    1800 Census
    1800 Census
    James & Mary (Wasson) Silke
    Residence 1888  [6
    • 1895 Minnesota census records indicate James and his family moved to Minnesota in 1888.
    Cen-Head 02 Jun 1900  St. Paul, Ramsey, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • 1900 census shows James Silk, b. Oct 1843, 56, married 36 years, b. IRELAND, parents b. IRELAND, elevator inspector; Mary, b. Jun 1872, 57, b. IRELAND, parents b. IRELAND; James W., b. July 1873, 26, married 5 years, b. NY, bookeeper; Mary, b. Feb 1876, 24, b. MN, parents b. IL/WI, no children.
    1900 Census
    1900 Census
    James & Mary (Wasson) Silke
    Reference Number 28620 
    Reference Number F 10 
    Died 24 Nov 1918  Ramsey Co., MN Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7
    Person ID I28620  mm
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2017 

    Family Mary WASSON,   b. Jun 1842, IRELAND Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1928  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Married Abt 1864  [2
    Children 
     1. Cornelius SILKE,   b. Abt 1866, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1926, Ramsey Co., MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years)
     2. Alice SILKE,   b. Abt 1868, NY Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Louise SILKE,   b. Oct 1869, NY Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. James Wasson SILKE,   b. 09 Jul 1873, Ithaca, Tompkins, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1960, Goodhue Co., MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 3 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F8039  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Oct 1843 - IRELAND Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Note - 04 Jul 1863 - Ithaca, Tompkins, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCen-Head - 04 Jul 1870 - Ithaca, Tompkins, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCen-Head - 02 Jun 1900 - St. Paul, Ramsey, MN Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Nov 1918 - Ramsey Co., MN Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S102] MN Death Index, MN Department of Health, Compiler: MyFamily.com, Inc, (2005).

    2. [S88] 1880 United States Federal Census, (National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D. C., 1880, Ancestry Date, 2010).

    3. [S90] 1900 United States Federal Census, (National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D. C., 1900, Ancestry Date, 2004).

    4. [S864] U.S., Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.Original data - Consolidated Lists of Civil War Draft Registrations, 1863-1865. NM-65, entry 172, 620 volumes. ARC ID: 4213514. Records of the Provost Marshal General’s Bureau (Civil).

    5. [S87] 1870 United States Federal Census, (National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D. C., 1870, Ancestry Date, 2009).

    6. [S600] 1895 Minnesota Census, (Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul, Minnesota, 1977, Ancestry Date, 2007).

    7. [S1188] U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995, Various, (Ancestry.com, Provo, UT, 1822-1995, Ancestry Date, 2011).