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John Burke

Born: 25-Feb-1859
Birthplace: Sigourney, IA
Died: 14-May-1937
Location of death: Rocheste, MN [1]
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, St. Mary's Cemetery, Bismarck, ND

Gender: Male
Religion: Roman Catholic
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician, Judge
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: North Dakota Governor, US Treasurer

[1] St. Mary's Hospital, Rochester, MN.

Father: John Burke
Mother: Mary Ryan
Brother: Thomas C. Burke
Wife: Mary E. Kane (teacher, m. 22-Aug-1891, one son, two daughters)
Son: Thomas
Daughter: Elizabeth
Daughter: Marian

    Law School: Iowa State University Law School (1886)

    North Dakota State Supreme Court Chief Justice (1935-37)
    North Dakota State Supreme Court Chief Justice (1929-31)
    US Treasurer (1913-21)
    Governor of North Dakota (1907-13)
    North Dakota State Senate (1893-96)
    North Dakota State House of Representatives (1891)
    Iowa State Bar Association
    Minnesota State Bar Association
    Irish Ancestry

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