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John F. GORKE

Male 1871 - 1934  (~ 63 years)



  • Name John F. GORKE  [1, 2
    Born Aug 1871  , , , , Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 2 Feb 1894  920 Brooklyn St., St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1900  , St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    broom maker 
    1900 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1900  , St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Age: 28y 
    • He was recorded as the head of household, was 28 years old, and married for eight years at the time of this census. His birthdate was recorded as Aug 1871 and Prussia Poland was his reported birthplace. Prussia Poland was the reported birthplace of both his father and mother.
    1900 U.S. census, Missouri, St. Louis (Independent City), Ward 3 [GOERKE, John]
    1900 U.S. census, Missouri, St. Louis (Independent City), Ward 3 [GOERKE, John]
    Occupation 1908  , Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    foreman at Missouri State Penitentiary 
    Residence 1908  , Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    City Directory of Jefferson City, Missouri for GORKE, Alice and John F.
    City Directory of Jefferson City, Missouri for GORKE, Alice and John F.
    Residence 1920  310 Cherry Street, Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Died 10 Dec 1934  , St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age: 63y 1m 27d 
    Cause: heart disease; coronary thrombosis 
    Death Certificate for GORKE, John
    Death Certificate for GORKE, John
    Person ID I3962  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree
    Last Modified 19 Dec 2018 

    Family Mary Anne KULT,   b. 13 Mar 1868, , , , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1907, , Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 1892  [1
    Children 
    +1. Alice Anne GORKE,   b. 2 Feb 1894, , St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1995, , Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 101 years)
     2. Thomas Jefferson GORKE,   b. 1903, , , , Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 19 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F1505  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Aug 1871 - , , , , Prussia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2 Feb 1894 - 920 Brooklyn St., St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - broom maker - 1900 - , St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1900 U.S. Census - Age: 28y - 1 Jun 1900 - , St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - foreman at Missouri State Penitentiary - 1908 - , Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1908 - , Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Age: 63y 1m 27d - 10 Dec 1934 - , St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://www.kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I3962&tree=1: accessed 19 March 2019), "John F. GORKE".

  • Sources

    (Reliability ratings:
      0=Unreliable   1=Questionable   2=Secondary   3=Primary) 
    1. [S1198] 1900 U.S. census, St. Louis (Independent City), Missouri, population schedule, 3rd Ward, enumeration district (ED) 44, sheet 11-B, 1307 N. 9th Street, dwelling 119, family 256, John Gorkey household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 6 December 2016); citing National Archives microfilm publication T623, roll 890, (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S1199] Social Security Administration, "Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007," database, Ancestry.com, (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 2016-present), indexed as "Alice A Hayes". Alice's father's name was recorded as "John F. Gorke". (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S1198] 1900 U.S. census, St. Louis (Independent City), Missouri, population schedule, 3rd Ward, enumeration district (ED) 44, sheet 11-B, 1307 N. 9th Street, dwelling 119, family 256, John Gorkey household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 6 December 2016); citing National Archives microfilm publication T623, roll 890, (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S1281] "Missouri Birth Registers, 1847-1910", database with images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 4 June 2018), entry for "Alice Garke" [sic]. (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S116] R.E. Hackman's Jefferson City and Cole County Directory, 1908-1909, digital images (website by subscription), City Directories, (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 19 December 2018), p. 147 (img 83 of 174). (Reliability: 3).