Again, scanning photos for some friends. This photo intrigued me. I would like to introduce you to the Burk family. I assume this picture is at their home in Buffalo, Washington, Pennsylvania. They were living in Buffalo on both the 1920 and 1930 censuses.
John Davis Burk was born 29 November 1873 in Buffalo to Henry and Mary Earnest Burk. Somewhere along the way he met Charlotte Fyfe.
Charlotte Fyfe was born 15 August 1893 in Scofield, Carbon, Utah to William Weir and Christina Wylie Fyfe (sometimes spelled Fife).
John and Charlotte married 14 October 1914 in St Anthony, Fremont, Idaho. The marriage certificate indicates she lived in Lyman, Madison, Idaho and he lived in Washington, Washington, Idaho.
John and Charlotte had at least 7 children. I don’t know much on them, but here is the limited information I have.
John W Burk was born 17 August 1915 in Idaho and died 6 July 1986. He is buried at Forest Lawn Cemetery in McMurray, Washington, Pennsylvania.
George H Burk was born 4 March 1919 in Buffalo and died 7 October 1986 in Washington, Washington, Pennsylvania.
James Edward Burk was born 23 September 1921 in Buffalo and died 8 November 2007 in Washington, Pennsylvania.
Robert W Burk was born around 1923 in Buffalo and died.
Joseph E Burk was born 26 December 1924 in Buffalo and died 23 January 2012 in Washington, Pennsylvania.
Theodore Smith Burk was born 13 August 1927 in Buffalo and died 31 March 2008 in Washington, Pennsylvania.
Dora Marie Burk was born in around 1936 and as far as I can tell is still alive.
John Davis Burk died 1 October 1963. Charlotte died 13 January 1973 in Washington, Pennsylvania.