The Peffley, Peffly, Pefley Families in America, A historical
and genealogical record of the Peffley, Peffly and Pefley
families from 1729-1938; Published in 1938, By May Miller Frost
and Clarence Earl Frost
Call Number: R929.2 P375
137 - ELIZABETH PEFFLEY (dau. of No.136) married in Putnam Co., Ind., in 1834, WESLEY BURKETT, born Mar. 13th, 1815, died in Putnam Co., Ind., Feb. 2nd, 1863, (son of ABRAHAM BURKETT and CATHERINE (unknown)).
Both are buried in the Church of the Brethren Cemetery, Blakesburg, Putnam Co., Ind. After the death of Wesley, Elizabeth married (???) McGaughey.
Abraham Burkett was born Jan 3rd, 1778, died Aug. 16th, 1861. Catherine his wife was born Sept. 13th, 1779, died July 29th, 1856. Both buried at Blakesburg Cemetery.
Issue of Abraham and Catherine Burkett:
1 - SARAH H. BURKETT, b. 7-3-1813, d. 1-5-1854, mar. John Landes. Issue: Delilah Landes, mar. Moses Peffley (see No.259).
2 - WESLEY BURKETT, see above.
3 - ELI BURKETT, b. 3-11-1818, d. 2-23-1846.
4 - BENTON C. BURKETT, b. 1822, d. 8-11-1879, mar. Rebecca Nutgraff, born 5-1-1830, d. 8-2-1894.
5 - DELILAH BURKET (Webster), b. 4-16-1824, d. 7-27-1898. (All buried in Blakesburg Cemetery) Wesley Burkett was a farmer in Putnam Co.
Issue: All born in Putnam Co., Ind.
1 - JONATHON BURKETT, b. 4-10-1835, d. 4-24-1835.
2 - DAVID BURKETT, b. 3-1-1838, d. 2-27-1914.
3 - MARY ANN BURKETT, b. - died in late 1860s.
4 - NANCY BURKETT.
5 - LYDIA BURKETT.
6 - AMANDA MELVINA BURKETT, b. 9-30-1846, d. 12-8-1908, Roachdale, Ind.
7 - JANE BURKETT.
8 - MAHALA BURKETT, died before 1868, unmarried.
9 - ANDREW JACKSON BURKETT, b. 5-29-1850, d. 12-27-1900.
10 - ELLIS KAYLOR BURKETT, b. 1861, d. 2-18-1923.