Leora Burkett


Personal and Family Information

Leora was born on 2 SEP 1909 in Burlingame, Osage County, Kansas, the daughter of Samuel Walter Burkett and Martha Washington.

She died on 23 MAY 1978 in Cookeville, Tennessee.

Her husband was Louis E. Kirby, who she married in 1930. The place has not been found. Their only known child was Norma Lee (1932-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Leora Burkett


Samuel Walter Burkett


George Washington Burkett


Lucinda Narcissa Derrberry


Martha Washington


James Washington


John Washington


Mary Hersfield


Harriet Jane Wilkinson


William Harry Wilkinson


Hanah Barber



Birth2 SEP 1909
Place: Burlingame, Osage County, Kansas
Death23 MAY 1978
Place: Cookeville, Tennessee
Place: Nashville National Cemetery, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee


Hazel, Leora...
Leora Burkett


Note 1

!Notes: Of Cookeville, Tenn., in 1962.

!Source: ancestry.com n the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current

Doesn’t agree with Grandpa Jimmy’s notes.

Name: Leora Kirby

Birth Date: 4 May 1909

Birth Place: Burlingame, Osage County, Kansas, United States of America

Death Date: 24 Apr 1975

Death Place: Bucyrus, Crawford County, Ohio, United States of America

Cemetery: Nashville National Cemetery

Burial or Cremation Place: Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States of America

Has Bio?: N

Father: Samuel Walter Burkett

Mother: Martha Burkett

Spouse: Louis Delmon Kirby

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