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Keziah Burk

Female 1818 - 1892  (73 years)


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  • Name Keziah Burk 
    Born 4 Jun 1818  , , Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Census 1840  Clinton Twp., Putnam, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    1840 US Federal 
    • in the Moses J Kent household. Enumerated were 1 males 20-29; 1 female 20-29
    Census 30 Sep 1850  Clinton Twp., Putnam, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    1850 US Federal 
    • in the Moses Kent household. Enumerated were Moses 32 male farmer born in NH | Keziah 31 female born in KY | Samuel 10 male born in IN | William 7 male born in IN | Edward 5 male born in IN | John 4 male born in IN | Dally A 2 female born in IN
    Census 1856  Madison Twp., Poweshiek, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    1856 Iowa State 
    • in the Moses Kent Jr. household. Enumerated were Moses 36 male born NY Farmer | Kezia 37 female born KY | Samuel 16 male born IN Farmer | William 12 male born IN | Edward 9 male born IN | John 8 male born IN | Dolly Ann7 female born IN | «sup»Stephen 5 male born IN | Salla 1 female born IA«/sup»
    Census 13 Jul 1860  Madison Twp., Poweshiek, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    1860 US Federal 
    • in the Moses Kent Jr. household. Enumerated were Moses 41 male white Farmer $2000 real estate $448 personal estate born NY | Keziah 40 female white born in KY | «sup»Samuel P 19 male white born in IN attended school with yr | William B 17 male white born in IN attended school with yr | Moses E 15 male white born in IN attended school with yr | John L 12 male white born in IN attended school with yr | Dolly Ann 11 female white born in IN attended school with yr | Stephen C 8 male white born in IN attended school with yr | Sally R female white born in IA | Albert 3 male white born IA | Louis 1 male white born in IA«/sup»
    Census 28 Jun 1870  Madison Twp., Poweshiek, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    1870 US Federal 
    • in the Moses Kent Jr. household. Enumerated were Moses 51 male white Farmer $5000 real estate $1000 personal estate born NY | Kezia 52 female white keeping house born KY | John T 24 male white Farmer born IN | Stephen 19 male white Works on Farm born IN | Sallie 15 female white At Home born IA | Albert 13 male white Works on Farm born IA | Lewis 11 male white Works on Farm born IA
    Census 1 Jun 1880  Madison Twp., Poweshiek, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    1880 US Federal 
    • in the Mrs K Kent household. Enumerated were Mrs K white female 61 widow Keeping house KY-KY-KY | Lewis F white male 21 son single managing farm IA-NY-KY
    Census 1885  Madison Twp., Poweshiek, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    1885 Iowa State 
    • in the Kigoh Kent household. Enumerated were Kigoh (81/14/29 SW) 66 female widow Housekeeper born KY | Lewis 26 male single Labor born Poweshiek Co IA | Susan Thompson 40 female single Visitor born IN
    Died 7 Jan 1892  Brooklyn, Poweshiek, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Keziah Kent aged 73 yrs, 8m, 3d died Jan 7, 1892 at her home in Madison County
      Keziah Burke was born in Kentucky, June 4, 1818, removed to Indiana with her parents when quite young. She was married to Moses Kent, Jr. in 1839 and moved with her husband to this township in 1852 and has made this her residence since. She was the mother of 12 children, 8 of whom survive her. Mrs. Kent united with the M.E. Church when quite young and has lived a faithful wife, a loving mother and a friend to all. Funeral services were held at the house Friday morning, conducted by Rev. Dr. E. Benson, and the body was laid to rest in the Cemetery near the Kent School house.
    Buried Kent Cemetery, , Poweshiek, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Find A Grave Memorial# 40083162
    Person ID I10276  Brendas Branches
    Last Modified 17 Mar 2013 

    Father Samuel Burk,   b. Bef 1781,   d. 1837, , Boone, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years) 
    Mother Margaret Reeves,   b. 6 Jun 1779, , Prince William, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 8 Jun 1797  , Mason, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Mason County Marriage Abstract 1, 1789-1805, Groom Index
      Records abstracted and contributed by Gail Childress, prepared for submission by Kathy Hines, December 19, 2002 http://kykinfolk.com/mason/bk1groom.html

      ID# 667 Date 8 June 1799 Groom Samuel Burke Bride Peggy Reeves Bondsman: Samuel Gallagher
    Family ID F947  Group Sheet

    Family Moses Kent, Jr.,   b. 1819, , , New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1872, Brooklyn, Poweshiek, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 4 Aug 1839  , Putnam, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2013 
    Family ID F3594  Group Sheet