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John Henry BURDEF

John Henry BURDEF

Male 1862 - 1946  (83 years)

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  • Name John Henry BURDEF  [1
    Born 25 May 1862  Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Jan 1946  Pearl River, Rockland County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I659  The Turses
    Last Modified 24 Nov 2015 

    Family Anna PETERSON,   b. 16 Jul 1866, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1945, Pearl River, Rockland County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Children 
     1. Margareta M BURDEF,   b. 27 May 1888,   d. 26 Dec 1918, Pearl River, Rockland County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
     2. Ida BURDEF,   b. 2 Aug 1889,   d. 8 May 1910  (Age 20 years)
     3. Adelia BURDEF,   b. 7 Jun 1891,   d. 1979  (Age 87 years)
     4. Mabel Grace BURDEF,   b. 26 Jun 1892,   d. 18 May 1977  (Age 84 years)
    +5. Helen Leonora BURDEF,   b. 24 Mar 1894,   d. 22 Jul 1973, Glenmoore, Chester, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     6. Garrett BURDEF,   b. 13 Jan 1896,   d. 17 Jul 1917  (Age 21 years)
     7. Minnie Elizabeth BURDEF,   b. 16 Mar 1898
     8. John Henry BURDEF, Jr,   b. 28 Feb 1903,   d. 21 Jul 1903  (Age 0 years)
     9. Ernest John BURDEF,   b. 9 Feb 1906,   d. 15 Jul 1955, Pearl River, Rockland County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
    Last Modified 25 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F454  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 May 1862 - Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Jan 1946 - Pearl River, Rockland County, NY Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    John Burdef's Blacksmith Shop, Pearl River, NY
    John Burdef's Blacksmith Shop, Pearl River, NY
    John H. Burdef was known as the best blacksmith in Pearl River. He began his business in 1889 in a two-story framed building, at the age of 28. In 1924, Burdef built a new one-story blacksmiths shop. He continued his business until his death in 1946. The business was then taken over by Lee Shaffer, who continued it as a welding shop for ten years.

  • Notes 
    • John H. Burdef was known as the best blacksmith in Pearl River. He began his business in 1889 in a two-story framed building, at the age of 28. In 1924, Burdef built a new one-story blacksmiths shop. He continued his business until his death in 1946. The business was then taken over by Lee Shaffer, who continued it as a welding shop for ten years.

  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Granger-Bradford Family Group.