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Name:Thomas Mundie Burke
Affiliation:Class of 1852
Biography & Genealogy:Thomas Mundie Burke; Class of 1852. Genealogy: Born- April 20, 1829, in Essex Co., Va. Father- James Burke; Mother- Susan Younger. Pat. Grandfather- James Burke; Pat. Grandmother- Miss Harper. Mat. Grandfather- William Younger; Mat. Grandmother- Esther Mundie. Married- Mary E. Andrews; one child- Frank Burke. VMI Record-Matriculated on August 25, 1848. At VMI for 1 year. Military Record- Civil War; Major, 55th Va. Infantry, C.S.A. Career: Farmer. Died- June 30, 1862, Battle of Frazier's Farm, Va.